where the jobs are http://kalw.org en Under-the-Radar Careers http://kalw.org/post/under-radar-careers <p>In today's tough job market, it really helps to pursue an under-the radar career or self-employment opportunity. I'll share my latest crop on the Dec. 15, 2013 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko</em>. Plus you can call in for a <i>3-Minute Workover</i>.</p><p><em>Work with Marty&nbsp;Nemko</em>&nbsp;is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on&nbsp;KALW, 91.7 FM in San Francisco 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> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:08:57 +0000 Marty Nemko 36731 at http://kalw.org Confessions of a Surgeon http://kalw.org/post/confessions-surgeon <p>Few careers are more lucrative and resistant to being offshored or automated than surgeon. But what is it really like to be a surgeon? On the Oct. 20, 2013 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko</em>, I'll discuss that with Dr. Paul Ruggieri, author of a wonderfully candid book, <a href="http://martynemko.com/backend/v" title="outbind://440-0000000020098800FB176B43980DF88A8164C353A481EB01/v">Confessions of a Surgeon.</a></p> Sat, 03 Aug 2013 19:01:12 +0000 Marty Nemko 31085 at http://kalw.org Where Will The Jobs Be? http://kalw.org/post/where-will-jobs-be <p>The costs of employing an American continues to grow at the same time as automation and offshoring become ever more tempting to employers. So where will the jobs be, especially the jobs that promise a stable, sustainable living? And what's the broader solution: What's the smartest approaches to encouraging the creation of sustainable jobs?</p> Sat, 03 Aug 2013 18:23:53 +0000 Marty Nemko 31081 at http://kalw.org Where Are the Jobs?!!!! http://kalw.org/post/where-are-jobs <p></p><p></p><p>On the Apr. 21, 2013 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko,</em> I talk with Milken Fellow and former California Employment Development Director Michael Bernick about where the job growth is in the Bay Area and beyond. Also, Bernick is an expert on employing people with autism spectrum disorders, especially Asperger Syndrome. We talk about that. And as usual, I invite listeners to call in with their career conundrum for a <em>3-Minute Workover. </em></p><p><em>Work with Marty Nemko</em> is heard every Sunday from 11 am to noon on KALW, 91.7 FM, San Francisco.</p> Sat, 13 Apr 2013 00:42:41 +0000 mnemko 25724 at http://kalw.org Yes, Louise, there are manufacturing jobs in the Bay Area http://kalw.org/post/yes-louise-there-are-manufacturing-jobs-bay-area <p>On the Jan 20, 2013 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko, </em>I'll talk with community college career-training specialists Randy Tillery and Mark Martin about Bay Area pockets of opportunity in manufacturing--for example, well-paying jobs in producing medical devices, short-run machine-tooled products, etc.&nbsp; And how to train for them in 1 to 2 years--no bachelor's or even associate degree required.&nbsp; Plus you can call in for customized advice from them as well as a three-minute <em>Workover </em>from me.</p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 18:36:43 +0000 mnemko 21086 at http://kalw.org