Work with Marty Nemko

By KALW

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Marty and guests discuss job & work issues and phone-in workovers.

Episode Date
Work with Marty Nemko, 6/14/18: Tech Tools for Your Career
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On the June 14, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I describe the best of the new crop of tech tools for your career: in finding a career, landing good work, and succeeding.
Jun 08, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 6/7/18: Contrarian Career Concepts
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On the June 7, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I offer 11 contrarian career concepts, covering how to choose a career, find good work, and succeed at it.
Jun 07, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 5/31/18: Capitalism vs Socialism
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On the May 31, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I explore the career implications of capitalism versus socialism with The Great Courses professor of the course, "Capitalism and Socialism, Comparing Economic Systems."
May 30, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 5/24/18: Killer Job Reference Myths
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On the May 24, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I describe six killer employment reference myths...and how do with with a problem in your previous employment.
May 24, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko 5/17/18
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Marty and Barbara Nemko review Marty Nemko's latest book "The Best of Marty Nemko"
May 18, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko 5/10/18: Simon Winchester
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This is an hour-long interview with Simon Winchester, author of Professor and the Madman, Krakatoa, and his just published: The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World Work with Marty Nemko is heard every Thursday from 7 to 8 PM on KALW 91.7 FM in San Francisco and worldwide on KALW.org. The programs are archived on NPR.org and iTunes and in perpetuity on this website.
May 11, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 5/3/18: What's it really like to be a film composer?
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On the May 3, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Tony and 5-time Emmy winning fim and TV music composer Larry Hochman.
May 01, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 4/26/18: Careers in Education
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Everyone knows about teacher and principal, but education offers many under-the-radar careers. On the Apr. 26, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, my wife, Dr. Barbara Nemko, Napa County Superintendent of Schools and I explore those and some inside baseball about the common and less so. In the program's 2nd segment, we answer callers' work questions, what we call Workovers. Work with Marty Nemko is heard every Thursday from 7 to 8 PM on KALW 91.7 FM. The programs are archived on NPR.org, iTunes, and in perpetuity on this web page.
Apr 26, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 4/19/18: Landing a Federal Job
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On the April 19, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I speak with Nancy Segal, expert on landing a federal job.
Apr 18, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 4/12/18: Careers Helping People at End-of-Life
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On the Apr. 12, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , JoAnn Mar and guests will discuss careers helping people at the end of life, and a major event: Reimagine End of Life, occurring Apr 16 - 22 in San Francisco.
Apr 12, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 4/5/18: 32 Inconvenient Career Truths
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On the April 5, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I describe 32 inconvenient career truths.
Apr 05, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko 3/29/18
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Interview with former judge Raymond Guadagni on what it's like to be a judge.
Mar 30, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 3/22/18: Stephen Pfleiderer on Substance Abuse and the Workplace and Career
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The legalization of recreational marijuana combined with the opioid epidemic is bringing substance abuse, pardon the pun, higher in our consciousness. And of course, the effects of substance abuse don’t abate at the workplace door. So it’s appropriate that on this radio program that focuses on career and workplace issues, we take a look at substance abuse in the workplace, what to do if you think you have a problem, or are or a coworker with or supervisor of someone you think might have a problem. That's Topic 1 on the Mar. 22, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko.
Mar 20, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 3/15/18: What's the deal with Jordan Peterson?
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On the Mar. 15, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko : Jordan Peterson's 11 career-related rules. Jordan Peterson is the self-help guru du jour. I agree with 7 of the 11 and disagree with 4. I'll share all.
Mar 15, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 3/8/18: 7 Common Career Dilemmas
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On the Mar. 8, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , Barbara and Marty Nemko kick around pros and cons regarding seven common career dilemmas.
Mar 08, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 3/1/18: What's It Really Like to be a Genetic Counselor?
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Scientists are discovering that ever more of who we are has genetic roots: from autism to addiction to Alzheimer’s, depression to sexual orientation to political orientation. People, especially prospective parents now have more information to help them to decide, for example, whether someone with a gene predisposing to breast cancer should get a prophylactic mastectomy, or someone with a severe mental illness should have children. A genetic counselor helps them sort through the odds and options. On the Mar. 1, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Kim Barr, genetic counselor at Kaiser Permanente.
Feb 27, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 2/22/18: Strive maximally?
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On the Feb. 22, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I debate the wisdom of striving for maximum productivity vs doing the minimum. I try to make best-case arguments for each and invited listeners to weigh in.
Feb 23, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 2/15/18: Under-the-Radar Careers
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On the Feb. 15, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I offer an introduction to some careers well-suited for career changes, under-the-radar careers for people who like to work with their hands, and not-obvious career choices for science, math, and tech people.
Feb 14, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 2/8/18: Romance in the Workplace Amid #MeToo
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Romance in the workplace is a standard topic for a pre-Valentine's Day show on Work with Marty Nemko . But it will have a twist this year in light of #metoo. my wife Barbara Nemko and I discuss.
Feb 07, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 2/1/18: Why is farmers' suicide rate so high?
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The suicide rate for farmers is the highest of all occupations, twice that of veterans?! Why? I'll explore with a farmer and psychologist specializing in farmer's mental health, Mike Rosmann.
Feb 01, 2018