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Interviews:
Margie Warrell - Bestselling Author, Coach, Guest Speaker; FIND YOUR COURAGE
Margie Warrell coaches individuals and organizations on courage -- the courage to lead, the courage to believe in oneself. She particularly aims at the unemployed -- staying positive, staying motivated. She has six strategies to help you differentiate yourself from other job seekers. She discusses her belief that we are all capable of doing more, being more and giving more with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Life Balance, Life Choice
Vivian Diller, Ph.D. / Jill Muir-Sukenick, Ph.D. - Authors, FACE IT, What Women Really Feel as Their Looks Change
Who doesn't want to get older? Yet, who wants to age? We believe in our accomplishments. We pride ourselves on independence. We're contemporary women confident about our abilities in the twenty-first Century. Well, let's FACE IT! We're worry about wrinkles, gray hair and love-handles. We're in a state of double messages -- we don't want our looks to define us, but we know that youth and beauty are prized. Listen to Drs. Vivan Diller and Jill Muir-Sukenick -- both former models -- talk with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth, about the difficulty in reconciling the two messages: (1) Looks should not matter, and (2) Be smart, be successful, but don't dare to look older.
Themes: Aging, Life Balance, Women
Eva Ritvo - M.D.; Co-Author, THE BEAUTY PRESCRIPTION
When you look better, you feel better. When you feel better, you look better. That, in a nutshell, is the Beauty-Brain-Loop. And what's most beautiful? Vitality and self-confidence. Dr. Eva Ritvo, psychiatrist, offers tips on mastering the Beauty-Brain-Loop to Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Life Balance, Health
Lamar Smith - Author, THERE'S MORE TO LIFE THAN THE CORNER OFFICE
If we're sure of anything in this time of economic turmoil, we've seen that the coveted corner office comes with a lot of danger and grief. Lamar Smith, author of THERE'S MORE TO LIFE THAN THE CORNER OFFICE, weaves a tale of the disaster that comes from having as your primary goal -- high performance and high salary. He discusses real priorities with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Life Balance, Quality of Life
Karen Sherman - Ph.D., New York Psychologist; Author, MINDFULNESS AND THE ART OF CHOICE: TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE
Does it feel as though your life is out of control? That you are behaving as if on "auto-pilot"? It's true: you may have little control over many aspects of your life, but you can control your reactions. Karen Sherman, Ph.D., offers tips and skills on ways to choose change. you do not have to live frozen in old habits. Sherman elaborates on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Life Balance, Quality of Life
Debbie Mandel - Author, ADDICTED TO STRESS
Are you "crazy busy"? Have a million things to do? Have trouble sleeping? University Professor Debbie Mandel says you may be "addicted" to stress. If all you know is feeling pressured, listen to Mandel discuss her Seven Step Program to overcome daily stress. You'll Get Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Quality of Life, Life Balance
Ardice Farrow / Heidi Reagan - Co-Founders, WAKE UP WOMEN BOOK SERIES
With holidays added to all other daily stress, are you racing around with no time to enjoy yourself, your friends and family? Slow down. No need to perfect your Super Woman image. Listen to Farro and Reagan, co-foundres of Wake Up Women, tell you how to start. They're on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Quality of Life, Life Balance
Susan Shapiro Barash - Author, LITTLE WHITE LIES, Deep Dark Secrets; THE NEW WIFE
How different is the life of a wife in the twenty-first century? Is there still a struggle for equality or is being a wife today similar to what it was for your mother? And, okay, has the social landscape of today made it easier and safer to life -- yes, lie as in not telling the truth. Hear Susan Shapiro Barash, Professor of Gender Studies, reveal some of her truths on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Life Balance
Dr. Michael Osit - Author, GENERATION TEXT: Raising Well-Adjusted Kids in an Age of Instant Everything
Does your teen-ager go on the internet, see something he wants (not needs), calls you on your cell, types in your credit card (or his) and immedately gets what he wants? Dr. Michael Osit talks about this discussing his book -- RAISING WELL-ADJUSTED KIDS IN AN AGE OF "INSTANT EVERYTHING" --- with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Kids, Quality of Life, Life Balance
Cameron Stracher - Professor, New York Law School; Author, DINNER WITH DAD
What makes a successful lawyer living the American Dream, risk his secure lifestyle? Cameron Stracher changes his family's lifestyle so he can have dinner with them at least five nights a week. He explains changing from Absent Dad to Nourishing Dad on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Life Choice, Life Balance, Quality of Life
Maggie Jackson - Author, DISTRACTED: THE EROSION OF ATTENTION AND THE COMING DARK AGE
How did we get to the point where we keep one eye on the Blackberry and one eye on our spouse -- in bed. We can contact millions of people world-wide, so why is it so hard to schedule a simple family dinner? Hear Maggie Jackson, author of DISTRACTED, tell what we can do aout it on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Quality of Life, Life Balance
Dr. Evelyn Higgins - Author, THE MYSTERY TO HAPPINESS
Dr. Evelyn Higgins links wisdom that comes with age to the mystery of happiness. This former advisor to the U.S. Surgeon General on Women's Fitness tells how to live a happier life on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Life Choice, Retirement, Quality of Life, Life Balance, Health Care
Sarah Maria Dreisbach - Founder, Break Free Beauty
Our culture reveres youth and thin. Still, this country has an obesity problem. Listen to Sarah Maria Dreisbach discuss how she rid herself of a negative body obsession and moved on to found Break Free Beauty on Getting Your Moneys Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Life Balance, Dieting, Obesity, Health Care, Quality of Life
Christina Eckert - Author, WINNING AGAINST THE WACKOS IN YOUR LIFE: HOW TO SPOT THEM AND STOP THEM IN THEIR TRACKS
Are there Wackos in your life? Christina Eckert talks about how to spot Wackos and what to do to cope with them in your family or in the workplace. She authored WINNING AGAINST THE WACKOS.
Themes: Life Balance, Relationships, Quality of Life
Commentaries:
 60 Seconds on Value: "Sailing Today's Rough Economic Seas"
Life is tough these days. But a smooth sea never made a skilled sailor. Rough patches do build strength. You have to think harder, dig deeper. It’s what you do when the going gets tough that defines you....
Themes: Finance, Life Balance
 60 Seconds on Value: "Is Your Life Full?"
A wise professor used this example. In a wide-mouthed jar he placed a dozen large rocks to the top. He asked his students: “Is this jar full?” “Yes,” answers the class....
Themes: Life Balance
 60 Seconds on Value: "Earning Rich Returns"
You may not have earned rich returns on your money, but you can earn rich returns in your life. Research shows that thankful people live healthier, happier lives....
Themes: Life Balance
 60 Seconds on Value: "This Too Shall Pass"
One night, King Solomon who had everything except happiness dreamed that there was a ring with magical powers able to make him happy. He offered a reward to anyone finding the ring....
Themes: Life Balance
 60 Seconds on Value: "Where Is Happiness?"
You may be wondering. Where is happiness? Is it in romance, in driving a Ferrari or the rise of the stock market?....
Themes: Life Balance
 60 Seconds on Value: "Avoiding the Panic"
With stocks swinging wildly, it's easy to panic. The word "panic" comes from the Greek god who startled people with loud outbursts in frightening places....
Themes: Life Balance, Recession
 60 Seconds on Value: "The Importance of Forgetting"
Inside every sixty year old is a thirty year old asking, "What Happened?" What happened is that countless meetings, functions, days and nights, went by. They've been forgotten....
Themes: Aging, Life Balance
 60 Seconds on Value: "Bogged down with stuff and things to do?"
Are you bogged down with stuff and things to do? In your mind, does busy equal worthwhile? Let go of unproductive activities....
Themes: Life Balance, Life Choice
 60 Seconds on Value: "Money and Happiness"
"Happy people are healthier." But money alone doesn't buy happiness, says Jonathan Clements of The New York Times....
Themes: Life Balance, Life Choice
 60 Seconds on Value: "Balance in Your Life?"
Boss driving you nuts? Juggling work and kids? Caring for a sick parent? Is it possible to have balance in your life? Dr. Dale Atkins says, "Yes"....
Themes: Life Balance



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.

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