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:

Image strategies for successful professionals with Roberta Hughes – 12/7

Roberta Hughes will be my guest to discuss the topic of “image strategies for successful professionals“.

Join us on Tuesday 12/7/10 at 8am PT | 9am MT | 10am CT | 11am ET by either calling in to (917) 932-1762, or listen from your computer. Feel free to ask a live question on the call, or in the chat room. If you’re not able to listen to the radio show at the broadcast time, you can return to that link and hear the archives from your computer or download to your iPod.

Ms. Hughes is the president of Avidere, LLC, an image consulting firm serving individuals and corporations.  Her expertise is sought after by Fortune 500 companies, apparel manufacturers and successful individuals.  Ms. Hughes is a national speaker, author, and television host. She has been featured in national publications including CNBC.com, Web MD, and Day Spa Magazine on image strategies ranging from dress code policies, uniform programs, and individual style and presence. She is a graduate of Conselle Image Management Institute where she studied visual communication.

Roberta Hughes, CEO of Avidere, LLC / image consultant / author / speaker / television & film host
www.avidereimage.com
866.4.AVIDERE
480.304.5506
Roberta@avidereimage.com
Find Avidere on Facebook: Avidere Image Fashion Consulting

PRODUCTS: Image Professional Dress Charts, Power of Image E-Book, Employee Image Training DVDs
INDIVIDUAL SERVICES: Performed by Avidere certified consultant. Image evaluation, wardrobe styling, personal shopping, color evaluations, figure profile.
CORPORATE SERVICES: Image Assessment, Dress Code Policies, Uniform Programs, Training Seminars & DVDs

Roberta is offering a special discount for Job Club Radio listeners to get a discount on image services offered through Avidere. Go to http://www.avidereimage.com for more information. To take advantage of this offer, send email to: info@avidereimage.com.

1) Use IMAGE20 – save 20% on Avidere “personal” image consulting services. Valid through December 31, 2010 only. We offer on-site (wardrobe) and virtual image services (image, color evaluation & shopping).
2) Use IMAGE100 – save $100 on any employee image training DVD. Valid through December 31, 2010 only.

Quote of show:
“A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.” – Joyce Brothers

Number of show: 3
Men should have a minimum of 3 suits.

Synergy from group discussions with Kiley Newbold – Tue 11/30

Kiley Newbold will be my guest to discuss the topic of “synergies developed from group discussion“.

Join us on Tuesday 11/30/10 at 11am PT | 12n MT | 1pm CT | 2pm ET by either calling in to (917) 932-1762, or listen from your computer. Feel free to ask a live question on the call, or in the chat room. If you’re not able to listen to the radio show at the broadcast time, you can return to that link and hear the archives from your computer or download to your iPod.

Kiley is a creative marketing and sales strategist. He is passionate about understanding and improving the way people communicate, the communities we build and the way we make decisions. One of his favorite things is to see people go after their dreams, professional and personally. This passion drives him to be involved in several projects at any given moment. He has also worked as a recruiter and staffing professional.  Kiley thrives on creativity, progress and positivity.

He blogs here: www.be-more-effective.blogspot.com and here: www.gravy11.wordpress.com and here: www.closedfridays.com

Women in the world of trucking with Erin Wiersma – Mon 11/15

Erin Wiersma will be my guest to discuss the topic of “women working in the world of trucking“.

Join us on Monday 11/15/10 at 9am PT|10a MT|11am CT|12pm ET by either calling in to (917) 932-1762, or listen from your computer. Feel free to ask a live question on the call, or in the chat room. If you’re not able to listen to the radio show at the broadcast time, you can return to that link and hear the archives from your computer or download to your iPod.

Erin is an entrepreneur at heart. She has been in sales for 5 years.   She is a Life, Health and Commercial insurance agent,  and a “girl with a truck.” She has used her diverse sales experience compete in the trucking world and other male dominated industries.   She is using her secrets in sales to launch a business to empower other women to unleash their sales potential in any industry. Erin is a hockey mom in Utah to two amazing tween boys,  and the owner of a yellow lab and “garage dog” that travels with her.

Contact information:
c70trucking@gmail.com
801-513-ERIN (3746)

Quote of the show:
“There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first-rate truck driver than a tenth-rate executive.” – B.C. Forbes, Founder of Forbes Magazine

Number of the show: 166,000
The U.S. Census Bureau data compiled through 2008 cites “drivers/sales workers and truck drivers” totals at 3,388,000 individuals.  This document shows only 4.9 percent of the category is women, or approximately 166,000 female drivers. (Link: http://www.thetrucker.com/news/stories/2010/8/25/Findingdataaboutwomeninthetruckingindustry.aspx)

Websites referred to on the show:
http://realwomenintrucking.com/
http://womenintrucking.org/

Home based health professionals with Trudy Barnes – Tue 11/9

Trudy Barnes will be my guest to discuss the topic of “home based health professionals“.

Join us on Tuesday 11/9/10 at 11am PT|12n MT|1pm CT|2pm ET by either calling in to (917) 932-1762, or listen from your computer. Feel free to ask a live question on the call, or in the chat room. If you’re not able to listen to the radio show at the broadcast time, you can return to that link and hear the archives from your computer or download to your iPod.

Trudy can be reached at www.trudybarnes.com.

Quote of the show:
“I don’t fear death because I don’t fear anything I don’t understand. When I start to think about it, I order a massage and it goes away.” ~Hedy Lamarr, actress

Number of the show: 75
75% of human physical pain is created by muscles tightness http://www.massageme.com.au/inspire.htm

How leaders can support layoff survivors with Rene’ Johnson – Tue 10/5

Rene’ Johnson will be my guest to discuss “How leaders can support the remaining employees after a layoff”.

Join us on Tuesday 10/5 at 11am PT|12n MT|1pm CT|2pm ET by either calling in to (917) 932-1762, or listen from your computer. Feel free to ask a live question on the call, or in the chat room. If you’re not able to listen to the radio show at the broadcast time, you can return to that link and hear the archives from your computer or download to your iPod.

René Johnson is the author of Leaving Your Comfort Zone, a motivational speaker, certified empowerment coach and a graduate of the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF).  She launched Emerggy Coaching, LLC in 2004 and later Power Zone Coaching. René specializes in helping passionate, purpose and service driven entrepreneurs, small business owners and leaders turn their visions into action, while experiencing more peace and joy in their life!

Contact info:
Power Zone Coaching
Rene’ Johnson
rene@powerzonecoach.com
www.powerzonecoach.com
www.linkedin.com/in/renesjohnson/
801-944-3017

Quotes of the show:
“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there” — Will Rogers

Number of the show: 80,000
Wall Street analyst, Meredith Whitney, puts the expected number of layoffs on the Street at 80,000 over the next 18 months.  (http://blogs.forbes.com/halahtouryalai/2010/10/01/stock-brokers-will-be-saved-from-looming-wall-street-layoffs/)

Women working in IT with Joan Redwing – Tues 9/28

Joan Redwing will be my guest on Tuesday 9/28/10 to discuss “Women working in IT”. Join us on Tuesday 9/28 at 11am PT|12n MT|1pm CT|2pm ET at http://ow.ly/1GtFk. You can either call in to (917) 932-1762, or listen from your computer. Feel free to ask a live question on the call, or in the chat room. If you’re not able to listen to the radio show at the broadcast time, you can return to that link and hear the archives from your computer or download to your iPod.

Joan Redwing has worked in the software development and Information Technology field for over fifteen years.  During this time, she has held a number of positions working as a programmer/analyst, a database designer, a consultant, an information systems manager and an IT director.  Joan has held senior IT leadership positions at Carlson Marketing Group, GE Fleet, and Pearson VUE.  She brings her depth of IT experience and management capabilities together in her current role as an IT VP at Citigroup Derivatives Markets, Incorporated.

Contact Info:
joan.redwing@gmail.com
612-309-4700

Quote of the show:
“We may not have the power to do everything we want to do, but we have the power to decide what to do with what we have… and that power is enough” Lois Grady – retired Director of Information Systems and Services at Hartford Life, a Fortune 100-listed company (Source: http://www.womenintechnology.co.uk/reachup)

Number of show: 30
Women typically drop out of technology positions around the age of 30. (Source: http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/319212/Why_Women_Quit_Technology)