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. Marty Nemko's career column appeared for six years in the San Francisco Chronicle and then wrote The Big Idea continuing series on WashingtonPost.com and the Working it Out column on TheAtlantic.com. In his 26th year as a career and education coach, Marty Nemko has served 4,400 clients and enjoys a 96% client-satisfaction rate.

Marty Nemko holds a Ph.D. from U.C. Berkeley and subsequently taught its graduate school. He is the author of seven books including Cool Careers for Dummies, How to Do Life: What they didn't teach you in school and What's the Big Idea? 39 Disruptive Ideas for a Better America.  Those and his 2,000+ (!) articles on career and other issues inform his radio program. Those articles are archived free on www.martynemko.com.

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

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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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2:27pm

Fri January 3, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

A futurist's view of the workplace in 2020 . . . and beyond

Award-winning sci-fi writer and futurist Karl Schroeder on careers and the workplace of 2020 and 2030.   Plus you can call in for a 3-Minute Workover. That's the Jan. 19, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko.

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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