|Alicia Whitaker - Talent Management Executive; Principal, Whitaker Associates|
Job hunting has changed. For starters, lots more folks are looking and lots less jobs exist. Alicia Whitaker, a New York executive coach talks about portfolio careers. If you're an older senior manager, stress your skills and activities rather than pinpoint a particular job slot. And, yes, learn new networking skills. You can no longer depend on the traditional job hunting tactics. Get more tips from Whitaker on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Job Search, Networking
|Larry Chiagouris - Ph.D., Author, THE SECRET TO GETTING A JOB AFTER COLLEGE|
Getting a college degree is no longer a guarantee to a successful career. The approach to job hunting for a graduate by Dr. Larry Chiagouris is that of a coach. College years are good years. But the anxiety of finding a job, let alone, starting a career path is high on soon-to-graduate college students and on their parents, too. Dr. Chiagouris discusses how he coaches kids to use marketing tactics to turn degrees into dollars with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Job Search, Networking, Higher Education
|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
|John R. Campbell - Founder and CEO, MyVetwork|
John Campbell, two time Purple Heart recipient in the Marines, has founded MyVetwork.com, a non-profit social network for families of the U.S. Military. This network connects families for support. Familes don't live on bases as in other conflicts. This social network creates a community. Listen to Campbell on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Networking, Veterans
|Ross Johnston - Vice-President, Business Development, Dotster, Inc.|
The twenty-first Century version of business on the golf course is the blending of social networking and your brand's media website. It's all about sharing brand ideas and content with your clients and their clients. Friends become clients, clients become part of a community; it's word-of-mouth marketing and a lot of BUZZ! Ross Johnston expands on the Social Networking phenomenon with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Marketing, Networking
|"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: "Memories from the Road"|
Memories can often be linked to miles spent on the road. Bryan Gruley wrote in the Wall Street Journal of his parents 1994 Bonneville, big as a boat, red as a tomato....
| 60 Seconds on Value: "Your Dream Job"|
The holidays have come and gone and you didn't receive your dream job. ...
Themes: Life Lessons, Mental Discipline, Networking
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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