career advice


Fri June 28, 2013

What's the Present and Future of Jobs in Silicon Valley?

On the July 7, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Mike Cassidy, Pulitzer-Prize winning columnist for the Mercury News. He describes his column, Silicon Valley Dispatches, as an anthropologist's albeit sometimes lighthearted look at that unique culture. I'll ask him:

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Thu June 27, 2013

Could Your Career Use a Workover?

On the July 14, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I invite you to call in for a 3-Minute Workover. I can usually help you with even a very serious career conundrum.  Plus, I'll intersperse my favorite new career tips and musings.

Work with Marty Nemko is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on KALW, 91.7 FM, San Francisco.

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Fri June 21, 2013

Career Advice for New Graduates and for the People Who Love Them

On the June 30, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, Barbara and Marty Nemko offer advice for new graduates and for the people who love them. 

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Sat June 8, 2013

Four Career "Truths" That May Not Be So True

Some career truisms are no longer true. Others never have been as true as is widely believed.

On the June 9, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I take a hard look at four of those so-called truths and invite you to comment. Plus, you can call in for a Three-Minute Workover. I'll do my best to cure your career conundrum. And if it goes well, I plan to examine four more on the following Sunday's show.

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

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Sat May 25, 2013

Tough-Love, Curmudgeonly Career Advice

Career counselors, including me, tend to err toward the positive. After all, people who seek career help are often down in the dumps and crave an uplift. Indeed, I try on my show, Work with Marty Nemko, to, while remaining honest and realistic, look to find the positive.

But on the May 26, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I'll be different: It'll be the tough-love hour. Sometimes, some people, would benefit more from some direct, no-nonsense tough love, even if it sounds curmudgeonly. 

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