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On the October 7th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll speak with Karina Epperlein about “Finding the Gold Within,” a new documentary that focuses on six black men in a mentoring program that uses mythology and drumming as empowerment tools. Only 5.5% of college students are black men, and 46% don’t graduate from high school. What does it mean to be young, black, male and dare to step out of invisibility? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

On today's Your Call we’ll rebroadcast a conversation we had about youth mentorship programs.  Mentors can offer anything from academic encouragement to help dealing with life’s challenges.  And these relationships have the powerful ability to help people cross social boundaries. If you’ve been a mentor or a mentee, how did it change you?  What mentoring programs would you recommend to others?  It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar and You.

Guests:

Theresa Jahangir, a mentor for a 5th grade student with Mentoring for Success

On the April 14, 2013 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, Marty explains the art of being a great mentor and a great protege.

In the show's 2nd segment, Marty makes the case that requiring colleges to post on their home page a consumerist report card on themselves far more valid than the U.S. News rankings would create a much improved workforce along with yielding many other benefits.

In the show's 3rd segment, listeners call in for a 3-Minute Workover: Marty helps them solve their career conundrum.

Whether it''s your supervisees, coworkers, a friend, your kid, grandkid, romantic partner, or a sports team, we all coach. Alas, too often, we fail to help the other person as much as we'd like.