About Judith | Contact Judith

Results for: Communicating

Dr. Eric J. Dammann - Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist and Psychoanalyst
Is talking about money within your family off-limits? But when money is not talked about within the family, conflict is created within siblings and lasting, hurt feelings are created among heirs. Dr. Eric Dammann, psychoanalyst talks about them on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West. He says an estate is more than a total of assets. It's a proxy for love, power, control and other emotions. He advises a practical approach to an emotional issue. Responsible parents talk abut awkward subjects (think "birds and bees"). The same holds true for your estate.
Themes: Communicating, Finance, Family, Legal Matters
Maribeth Kuzmeski - Author, THE CONNECTORS; President, Red Zone Marketing
Can you teach a dinosaur to dance? Or, more importantly, can you teach someone to network in twenty-first Century style? Maribeth Kuzmeski answers that question in her book, THE CONNECTORS. She tells Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth how to create your own "Harvard Network" with your most powerful connections.
Themes: Networking, Communicating, Entrepreneurship
Don Gabor - Author; Communications Trainer; Conversation Arts Media
How often have you wished you could take your words back? Or on the other hand, have you wanted to say something and didn't know how. Watch us: Judith West, host, Getting Your Money's Worth, and Don Gabor as he discusses his book, "Speaking Your Mind in 101 Difficult Situations.
Themes: Communicating
Jim Lukaszewski - Crises Communication Specialist and Author, WHY SHOULD THE BOSS LISTEN TO YOU?
What's wrong with today's leaders? Can you teach leadership? Do you believe there is a lack of integrity among today's CEO's? View Jim Lukaszewski on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Communicating
Jack Mitchell - Author, HUG YOUR PEOPLE; CEO, Mitchell's/Richards/Marshs
Jack Mitchell and family own the most successful independent retail stores in the country. How? He fosters a culture of niceness with his customers and his employees. His books, HUG YOUR CUSTOMERS and HUG YOUR PEOPLE, blueprint his family's success. He's on Getting Your Moneys Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Communicating, Small Business, Consumers, Entrepreneurs
"Teen Takes Family Conflict to Facebook"
Tess, a 15 year old when grounded for drinking and missing her curfew by an hour, took to Facebook to complain. She organized an advocacy group of over 1,000 teens to protest her punishment....
Themes: Communicating, Kids, Family, Networking
 60 Seconds on Value: "Secrets of Public Speaking"
When I first started speaking publicly, I was afraid. At times, I still am. I learned a few tips: have something to say. That's eighty percent of the battle....
Themes: Communicating
 60 Seconds on Value: "The Importance of Listening"
Gail Collins in the New York Times writes about listening. She tells this story: Once upon a time, there was a woman searching for a man ready to commit....
Themes: Communicating, Relationships
 60 Seconds on Value: "Develop Your People Skills"
How are your people skills? Success in life is based on more than IQ writes Dan Golman in Emotional Intelligence. What's the best way to learn and relate better to other people?...
Themes: Communicating, Relationships
 60 Seconds on Value: "Avoid Being Misunderstood"
Are you surprised when you find you've been misunderstood? Don't be. Just because people are hearing you, doesn't mean they're listening to you....
Themes: Communicating
 60 Seconds on Value: "Creating Customer Loyalty"
Do you live in a world where you can't get a real person on the phone, or ever find anyone to help you?...
Themes: Communicating, Consumers, Marketing
 60 Seconds on Value: "Listening More Than Talking"
Of all the qualities that make one person more likeable than another, nothing rates higher than listening more than talking....
Themes: Communicating

More about "Getting Your Money's Worth"

As the title of the show, "Getting your Money's Worth" implies, the show concerns itself with gaining value as a consumer of education, health services or, indeed, as a tax payer. Everyday consumer spending will be included. The dialogue may not present solutions, but certainly will present alternatives in an entertaining and colorful way with experts in their respective fields.

Ms. West, a former educator, is president of Westco, her own privately held company. Westco designs and manufactures fixtures for such blue chip companies as Disney, Universal Studios, the NBC Experience Store and many others. Business people, authors and journalists, educators, politicians and actors will be interviewed in 15-minute segments with civility and dignity. "I don't care what your politics are, if you have a point of view and have a story to tell that is timely, you'll get a chance to freely air your opinion," says the attractive New Yorker.

For more information, please click here. You may also contact Judith West at 212-685-5050, ext. 228, or Judith@GettingYourMoneysWorthNYC.com.

Opinions stated in the interactive areas and discussion forums of Getting Your Money's Worth are not necessarily those of Westco Media or its principal members and operators.


    Back to Work
    Career Choices
    Community Programs
    Customer Service
    Emergency Preparedness
    Estate Planning
    Health Care
    High Education
    Higher Education
    Holistic Health Care
    Housing Tips
    Job Search
    Legal Matters
    Life Balance
    Life Choice
    Life Choices
    Life Lessons
    Long Term Care
    Mental Discipline
    Money Tips
    Quality of Life
    Race Relations
    Real Estate
    Second Chance
    Service Agencies
    Small Business
    Social Networking
    Special Needs
    Wall Street
    Weight Loss
    Women Entrepreneurs
    Working Women