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Kathryn Sollman - Co-Founder/Managing Partner, Women@WorkNetwork
Women have always felt pressure in the job market. But this rocky economy has pushed stay-at-home moms back into the job market sooner than planned. Kathryn Sollman, co-founder of Women@WorkNetwork, specializes in helping women shift gears and repackage themselves as professionals. Skills gained while out of the job market can be polished for a resume. She gives tips on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Working Women
Nell Merlino - Author, STEPPING OUT OF LINE
Nell Merlino, author, STEPPING OUT OF LINE, has a message for women: you have to step out of line -- stop waiting for the world to change -- and live the lilfe you want. Stepping out of line means you are taking responsibility for yourself. Merlino, creator of "Take Your Daughter to Work Day", got the motivation for her book while standing in line for the Women's bathroom. Her views make for interesting discussion with Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Women Entrepreneurs, Working Women, Finance
Men don't leave their gender at the door, so why should women? Women are accustomed to making stuff: women make the meals, make the house "homey", make babies -- so why not MONEY? Listen to Catherine Kaputa tell Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth how to leverage the female mindset to succeed in business.
Themes: Marketing, Working Women
In these times it's tough to find a job and equally tough to succeed. Right now, the right advice at the start of your career can make a huge difference. Hear how to develop the single best office tool: a thick skin. And for women: how to develop that smart spot -- the middle ground between "bitch" and "doormat". Hannah Seligsun, Author, New Girl on the Job, gives her battleworn advice to Judith West on Getting Your Money's Worth.
Themes: Working Women
Jaime Peters - Program Coordinator, The White House Project
We know that Hillary Clinton isn't going to be Commander-in-Chief. But did her fight for that office open up doors for women? Jaime Peters, program director for the White House Project, which trains women to enter politics, says it does. This organization has trained close to 2,000 women in the last three years -- 35 and younger -- to hold office. Learn about this on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Working Women
Robin Nagle - Ph.D., Anthropologist-in-Residence, New York City Department of Sanitation; Faculty, New York University
Robin Nagle, Doctor of Anthropology, on the faculty of New York University, also practices her science with the New York City Department of Sanitation. Dr. Nagle, in her pursuit, learned how to operate a sanitation truck and worked the job of a sanitation person. It's a good story on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Working Women
Michelle Jean - Owner, Ginger's Restaurant; Contributor, GO GREEN EAST HARLEM COOKBOOK
Michelle Jean, owner of Ginger's Restaurant in New York City and contributor to the GO GREEN EAST HARLEM COOKBOOK, explains the connection between healthy eating and the East Harlem Urban Community, a fresh concept fostered by Manhattan Borough President, Scott Stringer.
Themes: Dining, Working Women, Food, Women Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurs
"Interview with Catherine Sollman: Women Returning to Work"
I talked to Catherine Sollman, founder of Women@WORkNetwork. I learned that, and you probably know too, that in this recession many more men lost jobs than women....
Themes: Working Women
"Interview: Catherine Kaputa"
I just interviewed the author of The Female Brand – and you know what? This female brand, I’ve been there and done it....
Themes: Marketing, Working Women

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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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