End of year thanks from Jen Armitstead and Job Club Radio

Happy holidays everyone! Getting guests on the radio show during the holidays is a real challenge, so that tells me it’s time for Job Club Radio (and Jennifer Armitstead) to take a break for the holidays. I’ll be back at it in January 2011.

Thanks to all my guests who have joined me to cover many diverse topics:


Episode #3 – Generation Y

 Kiley Newbold (@KileyG) will be our guest speaker for the Mon 4/5/10 show. Kiley is passionate about Generation Y and making the best of their careers for personal and professional growth.

We’ll be discussing taking control of your career from the mindset of Gen Y. Here are some thoughts on Kiley’s blog post, You Can’t Lie To Yourself:

It is pretty difficult to lie to ourselves. Darn near impossible. Sure, we can lie to friends, neighbors, coworkers and even family—in fact, some people are pretty good at it. But we can’t lie to ourselves… read more at Kiley’s blog.

www.blogtalkradio.com/jobclubradio Tune in at 11am PT/2pm ET.

Links to articles referred to on the Show:

WSJ – Bank of Mom and Dad Shuts Amid White-Collar Struggle: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB20001424052748704207504575130171387740744.html 
Newsweek – Death of Liberal Arts Education:

Quote of the week:
“I hate it when a seasoned employee says ‘You should have to through this because we did’.” – genblending.com

Number of the week:
40,000. As in 40,000 new temporary jobs created in March 2010. If you’re looking for work, getting your foot in the door with temping is a great way to land a long-term job.