career advice

11:24pm

Thu August 2, 2012
upcoming show, Work with Marty Nemko

Marty Nemko's Five August 2012 Commonwealth Club Talks Distilled (airs 9/2/12)

I will have made five presentations during the Commonwealth Club's month on The Future of Work. In the Sep. 2, 2012 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I distill those presentations into one hour on:

  • under-the-radar careers for 2013 and beyond
  • ahead-of-the-pack strategies for landing a good job
  • not-obvious strategies for getting ahead (or at least not laid off)
  • how to beat the odds against successful self-employment.

Work with Marty Nemko is heard Sundays from 11 am to noon on KALW, 91.7 FM, San Francisco.

1:25am

Fri July 13, 2012
upcoming show, Work with Marty Nemko

What's it Really Like to be an Optometrist? (airs 9/16/12 on Work with Marty Nemko)

When I was selecting the careers for U.S. News' Best Careers feature, optometrist ranked #1.  It excelled in success rate with customers, salary, prestige, and quality of life.


On Sep. 16, 2012 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I'll talk with top optometrist and U.C. Berkeley adjunct instructor, Dr. Larry Sarver about what it's really like to be an optometrist. Planned questions: 


What might surprise an educated person about what it's really like to be an optometrist?

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1:14am

Fri July 13, 2012
upcoming show, Work with Marty Nemko

When Are Dress Codes Appropriate? Airs 9/9/12

On the Sep. 9, 2012 edition of Work with Marty Nemko,  Barbara and Marty Nemko will debate when and what sorts of dress codes in the workplace are appropriate.


Work with Marty Nemko is heard Sundays from 11 am to noon on 91.7 KALW, San Francisco

1:01am

Fri July 13, 2012
upcoming show, Work with Marty Nemko

What's it Really Like to be a School Principal? (airs 8/12/12)

On the Aug 12 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I'll talk with Mark Brewer, the respected principal of American Canyon High School about what the job is really like. He has impressed me not only with his ability as a principal but his willingness to be candid. 

In the second half of the show, as usual, you can call in for a Three-Minute Workover. I'll do my best to help you solve your work problem. I'll intersperse my favorite new career tips. 

This show airs Aug. 12, 2012 at 11 am.

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12:54am

Fri July 13, 2012
Previous show, Work with Marty Nemko

Shoestring Businesses/The $100 Start-Up. Aired 7/22/12

On the July 22, 2012  edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I shared my favorite ideas from the book The $100 Start-Up.  Then, listeners called in for a three-minute WorkOver.  The show aired Sunday, July 22 at 11 am.

Work with Marty Nemko is heard Sundays from 11 am to noon on 91.7, KALW, San Francisco.

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