Marci Alboher is Senior Fellow for Civic Adventures. She was a lawyer-turned-an author and jobs expert who writes and speaks about career and workplace issues. She wrote the "Shifting Careers" column and blog for The New York Times and now writes the "Working the New Economy" blog for Yahoo! And visit Marci's site, http://www.heymarci.com
Marci Alboher appears in the following:
Tuesday, December 29, 2009
It's Tuesday, our day on The Takeaway to consider how work affects our lives. With millions of Americans scrambling to find work after layoffs, and millions more who will have to work longer because of losses in the stock market, we talk wtih Marci Alboher, Senior Fellow at Civic Ventures about whether it's possible, even in today's competitive job market, to find a job that is meaningful. James Smallwood, a union carpenter and the founder and CEO of the nonprofit The Choice is Yours Inc., says it is possible. He explains how he did it and how his employees are helping to benefit society.
Monday, July 20, 2009
For those out of work and looking for a job, staying motivated can be tough. But with a "job search buddy," job-seekers can lean on someone for encouragement. The Takeaway talks to Deborga DiRago, an out-of-work New Yorker, and Marci Alboher, a career expert who writes the blog Working the New Economy
Thursday, April 09, 2009
With unemployment numbers at 8.5 percent it’s hard for anyone who gets a pink slip to look for a job through rose colored glasses. But blogger Marci Alboher says there is promise for those pounding the pavement in this slumping economy, but it may not come from the traditional job hunting methods. She runs the Yahoo blog Working the New Economy
, and she joins us with some true stories about people who are finding work in creative ways, which may be a necessity when times are tough.
Thursday, December 04, 2008
Marci Alboher is a freelance writer/journalist/author/blogger/speaker who focuses on career and workplace trends. She talks about how to diversify your career portfolio in these tough times.
Wednesday, December 03, 2008
The unemployment numbers on the first Friday of every month only tell part of the economic story. All this week, The Takeaway is looking at underemployment. We want to hear your story. Call us at 877-8MY-TAKE.
Thursday, November 06, 2008