Work with Marty Nemko

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

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Work with Marty Nemko, 8/9/18: Ghosting at Work
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On the Aug. 9, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , Barbara and Marty Nemko discuss ghosting at work: employers not responding to job applicants, co-workers and bosses going silent after promising something, etc.
Aug 09, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 8/2/18: Making a living with watches
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On the Aug 2, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko : From the sundial to the hourglass to the Rolex, Timex to the Atomic Watch to the Apple Watch, we've been keeping track of time. And in today's ever more pressured lives, we seem ever more preoccupied with time. My guest makes a living helping people tell time. He's Paul Seregin who repairs, buys, and sells fine watches in San Francisco.
Aug 01, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 7/26/18: What's it really like to be a beekeeper?
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Many people look to be self-employed at something local, organic, sustainable, and not requiring a large investment. Well, one such enterprise is beekeeping, selling honey for fun and profit. What’s it really like to be a beekeper? My guest, Andre Kruglikov, runs Twin Bee Apiaries in Alameda.
Jul 26, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 7/12/18: What's it really like to be an assisted-reproduction attorney?
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On the July 12, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko: Many would-be lawyers would like to avoid the contentiousness in, for example, corporate law. A new law specialty is assisted reproductive law, in which an attorney helps people who'd like to have children but need to use sperm or egg donation, or surrogate mothers. This gives rise to an interesting legal profession and ethical issues. I'll explore with attorney Richard Vaughn, head of the American Bar Association's section on Assisted Reproductive Law.
Jul 12, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 7/5/18: What's it really like to be a judge?
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On the July 5, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with recently retired former Chief Judge of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, Alex Kozinski. 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, iTunes, and in perpetuity on KALW.org
Jul 05, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko 6/28/18
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Barbara and Marty Nemko debate the pros and cons of fifteen under-the-radar careers.
Jun 29, 2018
Work with Marty Nemko, 6/21/18: Deconstructing Work Proverbs
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On the June 21, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko , I deconstructed common work proverbs, suggesting that some should be dumped in the landfill while others deserve having stood the test of centuries.
Jun 26, 2018
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