Work with Marty Nemko Marty and guests discuss job & work issues.
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Work with Marty Nemko 9/6/18

Wearables at work.

Work with Marty Nemko: 8/30/18: What's it really like to be an arborist?

Many people would like a career in the outdoors but most of those require living outside the Bay Area, for example, in agriculture or forestry. One exception is to be an arborist, a person who plants and trims trees, sometimes very tall trees. What's it really like to be an arborist? On the Aug 30, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I walk with Scott Wheeler of Urban Arborists, someone for whom money does indeed grow on trees, although it certainly has its ups and downs. (Groan).

Work with Marty Nemko: 8/30/18: What's it really like to be an arborist?

Work with Marty Nemko, 8/23/18: "Why Can't I Get Promoted?!"

On the Aug. 23, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I offer ideas on how to boost your chances of getting promoted, even if you've been passed over previously.

Work with Marty Nemko, 8/16/18: Gigged!

On the Aug. 16, 2018 edition of Work with Marty Nemko, I talk with Sarah Kessler, author of Gigged: The End of the Job and The Future of Work. We'll talk about what individuals, employers, and government can do.

Work with Marty Nemko, 8/9/18: Ghosting at Work

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.

Work with Marty Nemko, 8/2/18: Making a living with watches

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.

Work with Marty Nemko, 7/26/18: What's it really like to be a beekeeper?

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.

Work with Marty Nemko, 7/26/18: What's it really like to be a beekeeper?

Work with Marty Nemko, 7/12/18: What's it really like to be an assisted-reproduction attorney?

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

Work with Marty Nemko, 7/12/18: What's it really like to be an assisted-reproduction attorney?

Work with Marty Nemko, 7/5/18: What's it really like to be a judge?

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

Work with Marty Nemko 6/28/18

Barbara and Marty Nemko debate the pros and cons of fifteen under-the-radar careers.

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