Marty Nemko

Host, Work with Marty Nemko

Marty Nemko was called "job coach extraordinaire" by U.S. News and "The Bay Area's best career coach" by the San Francisco Bay Guardian. His career column appeared for six years in the San Francisco Chronicle and inm 2011 and 2012  The Big Idea in WashingtonPost.com's Innovations section and Working it Out on TheAtlantic.com. In his 26th year as a career and education coach, he has served 4,000 clients and enjoys a 96% client-satisfaction rate.

He holds a Ph.D. from UC Berkeley and subsequently taught its graduate school. He is the author of seven books including Cool Careers for Dummies, and two books in 2012, How to Do Life: What they didn't teach you in school and What's the Big Idea? 39 reinventions for a better America.  Those and his 1,000+ articles on career and other issues inform his show. Those articles are archived free on www.martynemko.com.

He has been a repeat guest on many major shows including NPR's Talk of the Nation and The Today Show. Toastmasters names one non-member its Northern California Speaker of the Year. Marty was a winner, in part because of his KALW show.

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4:17pm

Thu March 6, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Careers in Fundraising and Non-Profit Consulting

On the Mar. 30, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Linda Lysakowski, author of  Fundraising as a Career: What, Are You Crazy? and co-editor of The Nonprofit Consulting Playbook:  a collection of writings from 25 leaders in the field.

Plus you can call in for a three-minute workover. Whatever career conundrum is besetting you or someone you love, I usually can help.

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12:36am

Tue February 25, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

What's Up with Pre-Employment Testing?

  

On the March 9, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Doug Reynolds, Past President, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology on careers in personnel and organizational psychology and what’s new in pre-employment testing. Plus you can call in for a three-minute workover.

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11:58am

Wed February 5, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

The Latest of Brian Tracy's 500(!) Books: Time Management

On the Feb. 23, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, my wife Barbara Nemko and I discuss Brian Tracy's 500th(!) book: Time Management. I'd guess that anyone who found time to write 500 books is qualified to write a book on time management.  

Plus, you can call in for a three-minute workover. Whatever career conundrum is besetting you, I usually can be of help. 

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11:53am

Wed February 5, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Robert Greene: Author of The Laws of Power, and Mastery

On the Feb. 16, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Robert Greene, author of the classic, The Laws of Power, as well as his new book, Mastery. In the latter he discusses the choices that successful people that were key to making them masters. 

Work with Marty Nemko is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on KALW, 91.7 FM in San Francisco and worldwide on kalw.org. The podcast is available for a week on the NPR site and in perpetuity on this page.

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3:04pm

Fri January 3, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Succession Planning: The Art, Science, and Psychology of Grooming Your Replacement

On the Jan 26, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, Barbara and Marty Nemko discuss the art, science, and psychology of grooming your replacement. Plus you can call-in for a 3-Minute Workover. 

Work with Marty Nemko is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on KALW, 91.7 FM in San Francisco and worldwide on kalw.org. The podcast is available for a week on the NPR site and in perpetuity on this page.

 

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