Economy/Labor/Biz

10:48pm

Thu November 27, 2014
Fairness, mercy

Work Issues In Dickens' A Christmas Carol

On the Dec. 21, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, Barbara and Marty Nemko debate the work-related issues in Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Plus, you can call in for a workover. Whatever career malaise ails you or someone you care about, we usually can help.

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10:42pm

Thu November 27, 2014
success

What Ratings of U.S. Presidents Can Teach Us About Success

On the Dec. 14, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Alvin Felzenberg, author of The Leaders We Deserved (and a Few We Didn't,) on lessons about career success from ratings of U.S. presidents. Plus, you can call in for a Workover. Whatever career malaise ails you or someone you care about, I usually can help.

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11:56pm

Wed November 26, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

What is the human cost of our food supply?

On the November 27th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Sanjay Rawal, director of Food Chains. The documentary focuses on the plight of tomato pickers in Immokalee and their battles with supermarkets as well as fast food companies. Farmworkers are among the lowest paid workers in the US. How are they organizing for fair wages? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar.

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Sanjay Rawal, documentary filmmaker and director of Food Chains 

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11:35pm

Sun November 23, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Your Call: As organic farming has grown and gone mainstream, how has it changed?

On the November 24th edition of  Your Call, we will have a conversation with professor Julie Guthman, author of Agrarian Dreams: The Paradox of Organic Farming in California.” Guthman says organic farmers are under the same pressures ­­ and make many of the same choices ­­ as conventional farmers.  So what does organic mean now?  Is buying organic still a powerful way to change our agricultural system?  Join the conversation on the next Your Call with Matt Martin, and you.

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8:21am

Sat November 22, 2014
archaeology

Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble

On the Dec. 7, 2014 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Marilyn Johnson, author of Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble. Plus, you can call in for a Workover. Whatever career malaise ails you or someone you care about, I usually can help.

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