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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Sun December 22, 2013
Work With Marty Nemko 12/22/13

Work With Marty Nemko for Dec. 22, 2013

9:22pm

Wed December 18, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Pulitzer-Prize Winning NY Times Journalist on Lessons from CEOs

On the Jan. 14, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Adam Bryant about lessons we can all learn from CEOs. He is a Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist and author of the new book, Quick and Nimble: Lessons from CEOs. Plus you can call in for a 3-Minute Workover.

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4:08pm

Wed December 4, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Under-the-Radar Careers

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 Work with Marty Nemko. 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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1:50pm

Sat November 30, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Bah (Some) Employers and Employees!

On the Dec. 8, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I unleash my inner Scrooge on employers and employees. 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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8:49am

Wed November 20, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

The Post-Jobs Economy: What Happens After the Jobs Are Gone?

On the Feb 2, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Andrew McAfee, MIT workplace futurist and author of The Second Machine Age on what will happen when the jobs are gone.

He's one of the types of guests I most like talking with. He has a very agile mind, able to talk intelligently across a large number of areas. And he's concise.

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