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180PODCAST is the official podcast of WORKFORCE180, a national training and consulting company for workforce organizations. We also produce podcasts for workforce organizations including the NAWB (National Association of Workforce Boards) To learn more, visit www.workforce180.com

Episode Date
E114: Community Awareness Podcast: A Special Message From WORKFORCE180 CE0 Mike Fazio
03:22

Tune in to a special message from WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio as he shares his thoughts about achieving your goals in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic! 

Mar 27, 2020
E113: 10 Reasons Why You Should Be Podcasting Right Now- Navigating COVID-19
15:06

Sari Weinerman, Director of Content Marketing for WORKFORCE180, joins the program to reveal 10 reasons that organizations should be podcasting during the COVID-19 pandemic, and shares ideas for podcast topics that are vital for job seekers and employers. 

Mar 25, 2020
E112: Follow The Leader-Jennifer Brown, Founder & CEO, Jennifer Brown Consulting
21:02

Jennifer Brown, Founder & CEO of Jennifer Brown Consulting, joins the program to discuss the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace and how to be an inclusive leader. 

Mar 10, 2020
E111: Follow The Leader- Debra Ruh, CEO of Ruh Global Impact
21:36

This episode features an interview with Debra Ruh, CEO of Ruh Global Impact, as she discusses the growing importance of embracing diversity in the workplace. Discover the benefits of sharing a consistent message on social media, and the methods that Debra has used to grow her brand. 

Feb 24, 2020
E110: Follow The Leader- Linda Woloshansky, President & CEO at Center of Workforce Innovations
17:20

Linda Woloshansky, President & CEO at Center of Workforce Innovations, joins the program to discuss workforce challenges and trends in their region, as well as how they are leveraging partnerships to improve outcomes. 

Feb 17, 2020
E109: Follow The Leader- Marty Holliday, Executive Director at New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Investment Area
21:40

Marty Holliday, Executive Director at New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Investment Area, joins the program to discuss the innovative ways that her region is working collaboratively to move the needle on a variety of workforce issues. 

Feb 07, 2020
E108: How to Stop Being the "Best Kept Secret"
14:23

Tired of your workforce organization being the "best kept secret" in your community? Discover some surprising statistics about the evolution of marketing and communications, and tips for effective outreach. 

Jan 20, 2020
E107: Talking to Employers About Persons With Disabilities
13:24

In this episode, Debra Ruh, CEO of Ruh Global Impact and leading disability advocate, discusses the most common mistakes that workforce professionals make when talking to employers about hiring persons with disabilities and what to do instead.

Dec 31, 2019
E106: Meet Mark Vitale and Danielle Duarte, Board Members, Pima County WIB
11:46

This interview was recorded live at the 2019 NAWB Forum. 

Dec 12, 2019
E105: Meet Rebecca Evans, Executive Director, WDB of Ventura County
07:25

This special episode was recorded live at the NAWB 2019 Forum. 

Nov 24, 2019
E104: Meet Astia LeBron, Public Information Officer at the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Labor
17:34

This episode features an interview with Astia LeBron, Public Information Officer at the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Labor, as she discusses her role, and the various ways that the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Labor gets the word out about their services. Astia also reveals the impact that the 2017 hurricanes had on residents, and how technological shifts are changing preferred methods of communication. 

Nov 06, 2019
E103: Meet Carolyn Benitez, Executive Officer to the National Farmworker Jobs Program at SER Corporation, Inc
12:56

In this episode, you'll hear from Carolyn Benitez, Executive Officer to the National Farmworker Jobs Program at SER Corporation, Inc. Discover the services that are available to help seasonal workers to upskill and increase their earning potential. 

Oct 23, 2019
E102: Creating a Resume That Stands Out
21:02

Resume writer and career advisor Doug Brown joins the program to discuss the biggest mistakes that most job seekers make when it comes to resume writing and what to do instead. He also discusses video resumes and why and how you should consider sending a video resume to a potential employer. He also reveals a powerful mindset shift for job and career success. 

Oct 03, 2019
Adryann’s Story- Pt. 5
05:43
Sep 30, 2019
Adryann’s Story- Pt. 4
07:37

Discover a powerful story of rejuvenation- tune in to Adryann's story! 

Sep 30, 2019
Adryann’s Story- Pt. 3
06:46

Discover a powerful story of rejuvenation- tune in to Adryann's story! 

Sep 30, 2019
Adryann’s Story- Pt. 2
09:56

Discover a powerful story of rejuvenation- tune in to Adryann's story! 

Sep 30, 2019
Adryann’s Story- Pt. 1
07:23

Discover a powerful story of rejuvenation- tune in to Adryann's story! 

Sep 30, 2019
E101: Winning From The Middle of the Pack
13:52

Author and speaker David Richman discusses a key concept in winning in life and business. Discover how to win "in the middle of the pack" and how true personal success happens when no one is looking, no one is keeping score, and no one is handing out trophies. 

Sep 22, 2019
E100: The Importance of Influence
14:50

This episode features an interview with speaker and author Chris Widener as he discusses the importance of influence and how to become more influential

Sep 07, 2019
E99: Talking to Employers About Persons With Disabilities
13:24

Global disability accessibility advocate Debra Ruh shares her perspective about how to talk to employers about hiring persons with disabilities. 

Aug 23, 2019
E98: Meet Christine Laster, Human Resources Manager, Siemens, and Cindy Sutherland, VP of Career Development at New Horizons Career Development Solutions
07:56

Christine Laster discusses industry trends and industry partnerships. 

Aug 09, 2019
E97: Meet Gregg Meiklejohn, Co-Founder & CEO of Enrollment Resources
08:37

Recorded live at the 2019 CECU convention in New Orleans. 

Jul 04, 2019
E96: Meet Jarlath O' Carroll, CEO, Jobspeaker
07:16

This episode was recorded live at the 2019 NAWB Forum in Washington DC. 

Jun 19, 2019
E95: Meet Ryan Davis, CEO, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce
06:55

Recorded live from the floor of the NAWB Forum 2019! 

May 12, 2019
E94: Meet Seko Varner, One Stop Operator, Tidewater Community College
05:51

Recorded live from NAWB Forum 2019! 

Apr 19, 2019
E93: Meet Dr. Grace Williams, Director of Planning and Economic Development, City of Perris
06:47
Apr 09, 2019
E92: Meet Odie Donald II, City Manager For The City of South Fulton
21:26

In this episode, Odie Donald II, City Manager for the City of South Fulton, discusses his transition from workforce to city government and the innovative ways that they are delivering services and connecting with residents. 

Apr 05, 2019
E91: Meet Tammy Childers, Executive Director, Eastern Carolina, WDB, Inc
11:06

Recorded live from the 2019 NAWB Forum! 

Mar 29, 2019
E90: Meet Jamie Jordan, Programs and Business Services Director, Technical College System of GA/Worksource GA
07:09

This special episode was recorded live at The SETA Conference 2018! 

Mar 12, 2019
E89: Meet Terry Green, CEO and Founder at Think Make Live
05:38

Recorded live at the Florida Workforce Summit in 2018! 

Feb 21, 2019
E88: Meet Garry Mercer, Manager of Workforce Development at Ingalls Shipbuilding
05:37

This special episode was recorded live at the 2018 SETA conference in Mobile, Alabama. 

Feb 08, 2019
E87: Why Podcasting Is The Only Marketing You Need
15:56

In this episode, you'll hear from Sari Weinerman, Media Relations Coordinator for WORKFORCE180, as she reveals why podcasting is the only marketing you need, and how to get people to listen to your podcast even if you don't have a large social media following. Discover key trends in podcasting and how podcasting can enhance your existing marketing efforts. 

Jan 23, 2019
E86: Meet David Hyman, President of The Center for Technology & Workforce Solutions
17:00

This episode features an interview with David Hyman, President of the Center for Technology and Workforce Solutions (CTWS) as he discusses recent research that his organization has conducted around the confidence gap in tech, and dispels some of the myths about what it takes to be successful in a tech career. 

Jan 11, 2019
E85: Tapping The Labor Pool of Returning Citizens
18:42

Jeffrey Abramowitz, J.D.,  the Executive Director of Reentry Services for JEVS Human Services, joins the program to discuss why employers should consider hiring returning citizens, and his own journey of being a returning citizen. 

Jan 04, 2019
E84: Meet Attorney John Chamberlin
08:07

This special episode was recorded live at the 2018 SETA conference in Mobile, Alabama. 

Dec 06, 2018
E83: Meet Evan Brenner, Digital Content Coordinator at Geographic Solutions, Inc.
04:48

This episode was recorded live at the Florida Workforce Summit 2018. 

Nov 15, 2018
E82: Meet Cal Schaerer, President, Vocational Research Institute
09:13

This special episode was recorded live at SETA 2018. 

Nov 01, 2018
E81: Meet Bethanie Claussen, Client Engagement Specialist, CareerSource Suncoast
05:43

This special episode was recorded live at the Florida Workforce Development Summit 2018 in Orlando.

Oct 18, 2018
E80: Meet Kristin Miller from CareerPoint North Bay
08:09

This special episode was recorded live at WORKCON 2018 in San Diego, CA. 

Oct 04, 2018
E79: Meet Nilda Blanco, Director of Business Intelligence, CareerSource Central Florida
07:42

This special episode was recorded live at the 2018 NAWDP conference. 

Sep 20, 2018
E78: Meet Brett Berning, Business Services Manager, Manpower Government Solutions
07:01

This special episode was recorded live at the NAWDP 2018 conference. 

Sep 06, 2018
E77: Meet Nita D’Agostino, Senior VP, PathStone Corporation
07:22

This special episode was recorded live at the NAWDP 2018 conference. 

Aug 23, 2018
E76: Meet Eric Ellis, Supervising Employment Services Counselor at Riverside County
05:12

This interview was recorded live at the 2018 NAWDP conference in Phoenix, Arizona. 

Aug 09, 2018
E75: Meet Stephanie Ray, Assistant Economic & Workforce Development Director, ARIZONA@WORK Northeastern Arizona
07:50

This special episode was recorded live from WORKCON 2018 in San Diego California. 

Aug 02, 2018
E74: Meet Melanie Anderson, Executive Vice-President of NAWB
15:32

Melanie Anderson, Executive Vice-President of NAWB, joins the program to discuss how NAWB is supporting workforce boards, why workforce boards matter and some of the new initiatives that are underway. 

Jul 19, 2018
E73: Meet Sue Wallace, Executive Director, National Workforce Solutions, Creating IT Futures
08:41

This special episode was recorded live at the NAWDP 2018 Annual Conference in Phoenix, Arizona.

Jul 06, 2018
E72: Meet Maryann Lawrence, Chairperson, NAWDP
06:48

This special episode was recorded live at the NAWDP 2018 Annual Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio interviews Maryann Lawrence, Chairperson of NAWDP. 

Jun 07, 2018
E71: Conference Spotlight Series: NAWDP 2018 Annual Conference
09:07

WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio is joined by Melissa Robbins, CEO of NAWDP as they discuss this years annual conference. Discover what to expect and why you you should attend. 

May 16, 2018
E70: Conference Spotlight Series: PA Workforce Development Association’s 2018 Annual Employment, Training and Education Conference
05:31

Roseann B. Cordelli, Director, Government & Public Relations of the PA Workforce Development Association, discusses their annual Employment, Training and Education Conference and why you should attend! Mike Fazio, CEO and Founder of WORKFORCE180, will be the closing keynote speaker. 

May 14, 2018
E69: Follow The Leader Series- Meet Wendi Copeland, Goodwill Industries International’s Senior Vice President of Strategy and Advancement, and Martin Scaglione, President & CEO, Hope Street Group
23:47

Wendi Copeland, Goodwill Industries International’s Senior Vice President of Strategy and Advancement, and Martin Scaglione, President & CEO, Hope Street Group, join the program to discuss GoodPaths, an evidence-based career navigation program. 

Apr 27, 2018
E68: Meet Dr. Stephanie Deese, Executive Director of The North Carolina Association of Workforce Boards
04:53

Recorded live at the NAWB 2018 forum, Dr. Stephanie Deese shares what she is most excited about in terms of workforce initiatives in her area. 

Apr 26, 2018
E67: Meet Walter Simmons, Executive Director of Workforce Services - ‎Prince George's County EDC
06:55

Recorded live from the NAWB 2018 forum! 

Apr 03, 2018
E66: Conference Spotlight Series: Continuing Education Training Institute (CETI)
14:22

CETI brings together national leaders in continuing education with business experts to explore workforce trends that impact your students and your programs.

Tune in as WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio interviews Suzanne Kart Director of Marketing at ProTrain, LLC, Jim McFaul, Director of Continuing Education at Vincennes University, Jasper and Trenton Hightower, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Business Development at ProTrain, LLC about the 2018 CETI conference. 

Mar 15, 2018
E65: Follow The Leader Series- Meet Elaine Craig, Executive Director, Workforce Development Board of Madera County
22:00

Elaine Craig, Executive Director of the Workforce Development Board of Madera County, joins WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio to discuss workforce innovation and best practices happening in her region. 

Mar 01, 2018
E64: Business Spotlight Series- Meet Kevin O’Connor, Co-Founder of DayMark
17:47

Kevin O'Connor, co-founder of DayMark, discusses how his company offers a unique way to purchase a home and earn ownership over time – even if even they are not a fit for traditional mortgages.

Feb 15, 2018
E63: Business Spotlight Series- Meet Stewart Ratzker, President of Advance Coatings Group
21:23

This episode features a conversation between WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio and Stewart Ratzker, President of Advance Coatings Group. Stewart discusses one of their cutting-edge products called AeroTherm, which allows you to insulate a property with just a 1mm coating to your internal walls and ceilings. Unlike conventional insulation materials, AeroTherm does not change the appearance of a property or result in loss of internal space.

To learn more, visit http://www.aerotherm.us

To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Feb 01, 2018
E62: Winning From The Middle of the Pack
13:52

Author and speaker David Richman discusses a key concept in winning in life and business. Discover how to win "in the middle of the pack" and how true personal success happens when no one is looking, no one is keeping score, and no one is handing out trophies. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Jan 18, 2018
E61: Finding Success In the New Year- Looking Back, Looking Ahead
22:22

WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio discusses tips for finding success in the new year, and the importance of reflecting on the past year. Discover how to set goals, change habits and set yourself up for success in the coming year. 

Jan 04, 2018
E60: Consistency- The Key to Success In Sharing Your Workforce Story
14:23

Doug Foresta, Director of Podcast Services and Communications for WORKFORCE180, discusses consistency as a key ingredient for success when sharing your workforce story online. Discover why consistency matters and some tips for maintaining consistency with your social media efforts. 

Dec 14, 2017
E59: How to Follow Up Successfully
12:36

WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio discusses the most common mistakes that most workforce professionals make when following up with employers and secrets for successful follow up. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Nov 30, 2017
E58: Follow the Leader Series- Meet Empyra CEO Shanthi Subramanyam and Melissa Deets, Associate VP of Sales at Empyra
21:28

WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio interviews Shanti Subramanyam, CEO of Empyra, and Melissa Deets, Associate VP of sales at Empyra, about the role of technology in workforce and case management. Shanti and Melissa discuss OneFlow, Empyra's workforce case management platform, and how it helps to create transformational results for staff and job seekers. 

To find out more about Empyra, contact sales@empyra.com and

www.empyra.com

www.myoneflow.com

To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Nov 16, 2017
E57: Follow The Leader Series- Meet Sherry Kelley Marshall, President and CEO of The Southwest Ohio Region Workforce Investment Board
25:28

WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio interviews Sherry Kelley Marshall, President and CEO of The Southwest Ohio Region Workforce Investment Board. Sherry discusses the challenges and opportunities in her region, and why Southwest Ohio is well positioned for economic and job growth. 

Nov 02, 2017
E56: Follow The Leader Series- Meet Michael Tucker, Executive Director of WorkSource Coastal
20:13

WORKFORCE180 COO Jerry Mattiace interviews Michael Tucker, the Executive Director of WorkSource Coastal in Georgia. Michael discusses Georgia's High Demand Career Initiative (HDCI) and the steps that Georgia is taking to meet the needs of businesses and job seekers in their region and boost economic development. 

Oct 19, 2017
E55: Follow The Leader Series- Meet Odie Donald II from DOES
22:18

Our guest is Odie Donald II, the Director of the District of Columbia Department of Employment Services (DOES), appointed by Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington, DC. Discover how DOES has become a world class leader in workforce development. 

Oct 03, 2017
E54: Building a "Million Dollar Platform"
19:09

Dream business coach Jim Palmer discusses the importance of building "platform" for your business and organization and how to build what he calls a "million dollar platform" that gets your message out in a bigger way. 

Sep 14, 2017
E53: Be Innovative- Start a Podcast!
51:05

This special episode of 180PODCAST features WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio and WORKFORCE180 COO Jerry Mattiace, as they discuss the benefits of podcasting to workforce organizations, and how workforce boards and organizations across the U.S. are using podcasting as an innovative tool for communicating with employers, job seekers and more. 

BONUS: To access the slides that go along with this audio, click here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/180podcast/WF180_PODCAST_WEBCAST_SLIDES.pdf 

 

 

Aug 31, 2017
E52: Introducing Harper Business Solutions
23:36

This episode features an interview with Amy Vogelgesang, Manager from Harper Business Solutions at Harper College, as she discusses the work that they do to support workers and businesses. Discover recent trends in higher education and workforce development. 

To learn more visit www.harpercollege.biz and www.workforce180.com 

 

 

Aug 17, 2017
E51: The Ask Method- How to Get More Followers and Listeners
11:22

Doug Foresta, Director of Podcast Services and Communications for WORKFORCE180 shares the "Ask Method" and how it can help workforce organizations to get more followers and listeners. 

To learn more, visit www.workforce180.com 

Aug 03, 2017
E50: Introducing God's Love We Deliver- Making a Difference Everyday
12:25

In this episode you'll discover how God's Love We Deliver effectively manages thousands of volunteers in their mission to improve the health and well-being of men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other serious illnesses by alleviating hunger and malnutrition. 

 

Jul 20, 2017
E49: How to Build Your Online Workforce Brand
10:12

Doug Foresta, Director of Podcast Services and Communications for WORKFORCE180, discusses the importance of building an online brand, and how to build your online workforce brand.

To learn more, visit www.workforce180.com 

Jul 06, 2017
E48: Meet Joe Flaherty, Co-Founder of The Madison Group
22:34

WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio interviews Joe Flaherty, co-founder of The Madison Group, an executive recruiting firm. Joe discusses what executive recruiting is, how it works, and tips for being a successful recruiter. Discover the takeaways and lessons from the executive recruiting field for workforce professionals. 

Jun 22, 2017
E47: Meet Ed Trumbull, Vice President of ICF
18:13

Ed Trumbull, Vice President of ICF, joins WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio to share his thoughts on the labor market and explain the services that ICF provides. 

To learn more about ICF, visit https://www.icf.com/ 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Jun 08, 2017
E46: How to Create Innovative and Engaging Workforce Content
12:45

Doug Foresta, Director of Podcast Services and Communications for WORKFORCE180, discusses tips for how to continue to create blogs, podcasts, videos and social media posts that are exciting and engaging to your listeners, readers and viewers. 

For more information, visit www.workforce180.com 

May 25, 2017
E45: Leadership Lessons From Disney
12:55

Doug Foresta, Director of Podcast Services and Communications for WORKFORCE180 shares lessons on thought leadership from Disney. Discover Disney CEO Bob Iger's thoughts on thought leadership and innovation, and the takeaways for workforce professionals. 

For more information, visit www.workforce180.com 

May 11, 2017
E44: Putting The "Social" Into Social Media
14:09

Doug Foresta, Director of Podcast Services and Communications for WORKFORCE180 discusses the missing ingredient when it comes to getting more engagement on social media. Discover the most important element of social media, and key communication principles that will help you put the "social" into your social media efforts. 

For more information, visit www.workforce180.com 

Apr 27, 2017
E43: The Importance of Soft Skills- A Healthcare Provider's Perspective
18:51

Dr. Kevin Coughlin, owner of Baystate Dental, LLC, shares his perspective on what he looks for in hiring team members for his 14 dental practices, based on his 35 years of experience. Dr. Coughlin shares the most important skills that he looks for in prospective employees and the takeaways for workforce professionals. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Apr 13, 2017
E42: Lessons From the 2017 NAWB Forum
10:49

Doug Foresta shares takeaways from his experience at the 2017 NAWB Forum, where he interviewed workforce professionals from around the country about the biggest challenges they are currently facing and what they are doing to address those issues.

To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Mar 30, 2017
E41: How to Tell Your Workforce Story
12:36

Doug Foresta shares tips about how to structure and share your workforce story, and why it's important to share success stories from your organization. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Mar 16, 2017
E40: How to Be More Productive
15:21

David Wolf, producer and host of Smallbiz America on The Biz Talk Radio Network, shares tips for being more productive and successful. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Mar 02, 2017
E39: Why Social Media Matters For Workforce Organizations
12:41

Discover the ROI (Return on Investment) for workforce organizations, and why social media ROI is like playing the piano! You'll discover how to make sure you get the most out of your social media efforts and hear a case study of how an organization is using social media to increase funding and donations for their organization. 

To learn more about Workforce180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Feb 16, 2017
E38: CEO Mike Fazio on Job Trends and Career Pathways
21:13

Workforce180 CEO Mike Fazio discusses how companies are looking to prove that they are growth oriented by hiring additional workers, and how workforce professionals can benefit from this. Mike also discusses how the nature of work and jobs has changed and what that means in terms of career development.

 

To learn more about Workforce180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Feb 02, 2017
E37: Creating a Winning Mindset
13:17

Business coach Kim Ades discusses what it takes to create a winning mindset at work and in life. Discover how to shift your thinking to achieve success. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 visit www.workforce180.com 

Jan 19, 2017
E36: Youth Engagement- Challenges and Opportunities
11:58

Jessica Croslow, the Youth Services Manager for Workforce Investment Network (WIN) in Tennessee, discusses the biggest challenges that she sees when it comes to engaging youth, as well as youth employment trends. Jessica also shares what keeps her motivated in her career and advice for other workforce professionals. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Jan 05, 2017
E35: The Power of Thought Leadership
14:34

What is thought leadership? And how can your workforce organization benefit from it? In this episode you'll learn some simple and powerful tips for making your workforce organization a go-to resource locally, regionally or nationally.

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Dec 22, 2016
E34: Content Marketing Tips for Workforce Professionals
15:25

Content marketing and social media expert Aidan Crawford discusses how workforce professionals can best use content marketing and social media to achieve their WIOA goals. Discover the importance of content marketing, how to get the most out of your efforts, and how to quickly and easily share relevant content. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Dec 08, 2016
E33: Winning From The Middle of the Pack
13:52

Author and speaker David Richman discusses a key concept in winning in life and business. Discover how to win "in the middle of the pack" and how true personal success happens when no one is looking, no one is keeping score, and no one is handing out trophies. 

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Nov 28, 2016
BONUS EPISODE: National Town Hall
01:13:05

This National Town Hall is moderated by WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio and  features Ron Painter, CEO of NAWB, Bridget Brown, Executive Director of NAWDP and and Steve Bent, Executive Director of IAWP, as they discuss what the election results mean for workforce agencies, non-profits and community based organizations. 

 

Nov 21, 2016
E32: Creating a More Inclusive Workplace
21:56

This episode features an interview with author and speaker Jennifer Brown, as she discusses the importance of creating a more inclusive and welcoming workplace. You'll discover the bottom line benefits of inclusion and diversity in the workplace, and what leaders at all levels can do to create an environment that is welcoming for all. 

For more information about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Nov 10, 2016
Don't Say "JUST"!!
12:45

Following up with a customer, employer, colleague, boss, employee, friend or relative actually takes some thought.  It also could help to have some strategy and tactics, IF you want to get what you want!! Join us and listen to why Mike Fazio says to eliminate the word "just" from your vocabulary.

Nov 01, 2016
E31: 5 Tips for Creating More Social Media Engagement
10:25

In this episode Doug Foresta, AKA "Podcast Doug" shares 5 tips for creating more engagement online. For more information about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Oct 27, 2016
E30: Talking to Employers About Persons With Disabilities
13:24

In this episode, Debra Ruh, CEO of Ruh Global Communications and leading disability advocate, discusses the most common mistakes that workforce professionals make when talking to employers about hiring persons with disabilities and what to do instead.

To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com

Oct 13, 2016
E29: The Importance of Influence
14:50

This episode features an interview with speaker and author Chris Widener as he discusses the importance of influence and how to become more influential. To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and the services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Sep 29, 2016
E28: Why Workforce Training Doesn't Work
17:38

This episode features an interview with author and trainer Katy Caselli as she discusses why training so often doesn't work in workforce and a system for ensuring that training efforts are successful. To learn more about WORKFORCE180 and they services we provide, visit www.workforce180.com 

Sep 16, 2016
E27: Post-Labor Day Tips!
12:24

Need a pick-me-up as we get back to work now that summer is over?  Mike Fazio, Workforce180 Founder and CEO shares a few ideas.

Sep 06, 2016
E26: Inspiration vs. Motivation
11:41

What is the difference between inspiration and motivation? And what is the takeaway for you as a workforce professional? Discover the answer on this episode of 180PODCAST with WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio. For more information, visit www.workforce180.com 

Aug 25, 2016
E25: Improving Your Business Decision Making
16:17

This episode features an interview with Jerry Mattiace, the COO of WORKFORCE180 as he discusses how to improve your decision making in business and workforce. For more information about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Aug 11, 2016
E24: What Prevents Effective Decision Making
13:55

This episode features an interview Jerry Mattiace, COO of WORKFORCE180, as he discusses effective decision making in workforce, and what prevents effective decision making. To learn more about WORKFORCE180, visit www.workforce180.com 

Jul 29, 2016
E23; How To Be A Powerful Communicator
12:00

This episode features an interview with workforce professional and business blogger Mike Peluso as he discusses how to be powerful communicator across different mediums. Mike shares lessons learned from building his own blog and how to build your own brand through content. For more information about WORKFORCE180 visit www.workforce180.com  To learn more about Mike Peluso visit www.pelusopresents.com 

Jul 25, 2016
E22: What Works in Workforce Training
12:37

This episode features a discussion between Bob Lanter, CEO of the California Workforce Association (CWA) and Mike Fazio, CEO of WORKFORCE180 as they discuss what does and doesn't work when it comes to training in workforce. 

Jul 19, 2016
E21: Putting The "I" in WIOA: A Call To Innovation
11:23

In this episode, CEO Mike Fazio discusses the importance of innovation in workforce; what innovative practices could look like, and calls on the workforce leaders to guide the way towards truly putting the "I" (innovation) of WIOA into practice. To learn more about WORKFORCE180 visit www.workforce180.com 

Jul 16, 2016
E20: Meet Duncan MacIntyre!
12:39
Jul 15, 2016
E19: How Job Corps Helps Youth Get Good Jobs
12:57

This episode features an interview with Amber Haag and Mark Gilles from Job Corps as they discuss how Job Corps helps youth get good jobs and what workforce professionals need to know about Job Corps. To learn more, visit http://www.jobcorps.gov/

Jun 17, 2016
E18: How to Engage Youth in Summer Programs
04:32

Bill Corbett discusses creative ways that youth workers can engage young people in their summer programming. 

Jun 16, 2016
E17: How to Build Your Career In The New Economy
11:33

The world of work is changing- are you? In this episode CEO Mike Fazio discusses tips for building your career and getting ahead in the new world of work. 

Jun 10, 2016
E16: Meet Ernestine Chambers!
19:42

Meet NAWDP Award Winner and inspirational workforce professional, Ernestine Chambers!

Jun 01, 2016
E15: Secrets for Successful Follow Up
13:33

This episode features WORKFORCE180 CEO Mike Fazio discussing the importance of follow up and tips for successful follow up. Discover the #1 word to AVOID when following up and the secrets for successfully following up with prospects and employers. 

Apr 30, 2016
E14: Podcasting is Easy With Us: Bonus PDF Attached
01:30

Learn how we make podcasting as easy as 1-2-3 for workforce organizations, including the National Association of Workforce Boards and San Diego Metro Career Centers. Click on the Bonus button under the episode to view our PDF that explains the process. 

Apr 26, 2016
E13: Effective Communication in the Digital Age
13:46

This episode features an interview with Mike Fazio, CEO of Workforce 180, as he describes effective communication in the digital age and what you need to be an effective communicator. 

Apr 22, 2016
E12: Meet Michael Colvin- President of MedCerts
13:29

This episode features an interview with Michael Colvin, the president of MedCerts, as he describes what MedCerts is and how it can benefit job seekers and case managers. 

Apr 01, 2016
E11: Someday Vs. Today
01:14

Mike Fazio, CEO of Workforce180, discusses how to face your crossroads challenge of Someday vs Today.

Mar 25, 2016
E10: Interview with Mason Jackson of CareerSource Broward
19:06

Interview with Mason Jackson, CEOof CareerSource Broward. He has 39 years of experience in workforce development and has worked on a month to month contract the entire time!

Mar 25, 2016
E09: How Job Corps Helps Youth
12:18

This episode features an interview with Tamika Otis, project director at CHP International/JOB CORPS as she discusses what Job Corps is, and the biggest misconceptions people have about Job Corps. Tamika also discusses how Job Corps is using creative methods to get the word out to youth about their services.

Mar 25, 2016
E08: How to Help Youth Get Paid Work Experience
10:24

This episode features an interview with Joan Rezendes from Career Opportunities as she discusses their new work and internship program for youth. Joan shares how Career Opportunities is helping youth discover their vocational interests, and get paid work experience that can lead to a career.

Mar 25, 2016
E07: How Podcasting Helps Vocational Rehabilitation Centers
22:23

This episode features an interview with Rick Sizemore, director of the Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center and producer and host of VR Workforce Studio podcast. Rick discusses how and why he got started podcasting and the benefits that podcasting how brought to his organization. Discover how Rick is using podcasting to get success stories out in his region and the takeaways for your organization.

Mar 25, 2016
E06: Friday Phone Calls
01:23

Mike Fazio, CEO of Workforce180, discusses why Friday is the best day to make phone calls and the lessons for you. 

Mar 09, 2016
E05: NAWB Has a Great Podcast!
06:44

This episode features an interview with Ron Painter, the CEO of the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) in Washington DC as he discusses the benefits of podcasting for workforce, and how Workforce 180 has helped the NAWB get their message out in a bigger way via their podcast, Workforce Central.

Mar 02, 2016
E04: Leading Vs. Following
01:47

Mike Fazio, CEO of Workforce 180, discusses the importance of leading and following and how both are important in workforce. 

Mar 01, 2016
E03: Mike Fazio Discusses Why Workforce Needs Podcasting
02:30

Mike Fazio discusses why podcasting is a perfect form of communication for workforce and the benefits of podcasting. 

Feb 27, 2016
E02: Lessons from the Lottery: Focus and Risk
01:58

Mike Fazio, CEO of Workforce180, discusses the popularity of the lottery and the lessons for workforce organizations. 

Feb 24, 2016
E01: Why Social Media is Important for Workforce
16:37

This episode features an interview with Diana Saldivar and Terrance Bowens from San Diego Metro Career Centers as they discuss why social media is important for workforce organizations. 

Feb 19, 2016