Economy/Labor/Biz http://kalw.org en Children's Picture Books with Lessons for Adults http://kalw.org/post/childrens-picture-books-lessons-adults <p>We often grow, not from fat books, but from simple stories. Among the simplest are children's picture books. On the July 27, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko,</em> I read aloud children's picture books that embed interesting career and life issues for adults.</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:40:05 +0000 mnemko 46839 at http://kalw.org Chinatown Tenants Gather Strength http://kalw.org/post/chinatown-tenants-gather-strength <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-24c96570-3cc7-ec5f-7476-32cd40fedd3f"><span style="font-size: 20px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Tenants are facing a tough time in San Francisco. The city has some of the nation’s highest rents and laws like the Ellis Act have made evictions front page news. But there are pockets of affordability, like in Chinatown, where the average rent is one third as much as in other neighborhoods. &nbsp;</span></span></p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 01:54:40 +0000 Melanie Young 46633 at http://kalw.org Chinatown Tenants Gather Strength Metaphors to Help Your Career + Should You Retire? http://kalw.org/post/metaphors-help-your-career-should-you-retire <p>On the July 20, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko</em>, I offer 13 metaphors to help your career, 10 questions to help you decide if and when to retire, and invite you to call in for a <i>3-Minute Workover.</i></p><p><i><em>Work with Marty&nbsp;Nemko</em>&nbsp;</i>is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on&nbsp;KALW, 91.7 FM in the San Francisco Bay Area and worldwide on kalw.org. The podcast is available for a week on the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.npr.org/rss/podcast/podcast_detail.php?siteId=148477971">NPR site</a>&nbsp;and in perpetuity on this page.</p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:38:28 +0000 mnemko 46488 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 07.11.14 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-071114 <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:43:16 +0000 Steven Short 46433 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 07.11.14 Careers in Hair, Makeup, and Skin Care http://kalw.org/post/careers-hair-makeup-and-skin-care <p>On the July 13, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko,</em> my wife, Barbara Nemko and discuss careers as a hair stylist, esthetician, etc.&nbsp; Plus, as usual, you can call in for a <em>3-Minute Workover</em>. Whatever career conundrum is besetting you or someone you love, I usually can help.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:30:00 +0000 Marty Nemko 43785 at http://kalw.org