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Ms. Bruce’s Class Goes to Washington
Healthcare professionals need to understand how government action – as well as inaction — impacts their profession and most importantly, their patients. In that light, UC San Diego Extension instructor Leslie Bruce presents her fifth annual course devoted to “Politics and Public Policy of U.S. Healthcare: Washington D.C.,” set for April 28-May 2, 2014. As […]
Testing for Life’s Goals
As a UC San Diego Extension test-prep teacher, Arthur Connors coaches aspiring college and law students on how to take the all-important standardized entrance exams. “I’ve always excelled at taking tests and have a passion for teaching,” said Connors. “Although these tests can be daunting, I hope my enthusiasm for conquering them inspires my students […]
How to Network with Purpose
By Jenna Durney, UC San Diego Graduate Student In a job market where 70% of all jobs are found through networking, one phone call, one introduction, or one meeting can change everything, according to Camille Primm, award-winning author and Career Coach at UC San Diego Extenion’s Life/Work Center. As a networking maven, Primm challenges professionals […]
The Changing Face of Education: A Catalyst for Reinvention in Working with Adult Learners
Morgan Appel, Director, Education Department The advent of large-scale educational reform movements like Common Core State Standards have inspired any number of changes in the way practitioners are trained and serve as fodder for heated conversations in the professional, popular and social media. The infusion of the arts across the disciplines has motivated similar discussions […]

At the Intersection of the Digital and Healthcare Revolution with Camille Saltman
Date: 4/19/2013 Listens: 1,363
The Career Channel's Henry DeVries sits down for a conversation on careers with Camille Saltman, president of MD Revolution. Saltman provides strategic direction and oversight of all business development and operational activity and helps formulate and drive key business strategies across all areas of the business. Saltman was previously President of CONNECT and continues to be a member of CONNECT's board of directors. Over Saltman's six years with CONNECT she rebuilt the organization's world renowned Springboard program; established the Look Near First to keep outsourcing and manufacturing in San Diego -- an initiative recognized by the Clinton Global Initiative; and co-founded the Wireless Life Sciences Alliance, CleanTech San Diego, ranked one of the top 10 clean tech cluster organizations in the US.

What Makes a Successful Leader? -- Cynthia Burnham, Author of The Charisma Edge
Date: 3/14/2013 Listens: 724
What is it that makes a leader? According to Cynthia Burnham, power and confidence can translate into success in the corporate world and beyond. Burnham, author of The Charisma Edge: A How-To Guide for Turning on Your Leadership Power, discusses how to construct the confidence needed to be a successful leader with host Henry DeVries.

Minimize Wasteful Work: Lynn Coffman, Author of Slay the Email Monster
Date: 2/14/2013 Listens: 447
In the corporate world, waste is one of productivity's largest obstacles. And with technology's increasing speed and interconnectivity, it can be hard to sort effectively through the muda, the Japanese term for waste or uselessness. Lynn Coffman, author of Slay the Email Monster, joins host Henry DeVries to discuss ways to minimize wasteful work and focus effort productively.

San Diego Workforce Partnership - Peter Callstrom
Date: 1/10/2013 Listens: 667
Peter Callstrom, president and CEO of San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP), discusses vital job training programs with host Henry DeVries. The San Diego Workforce Partnership funds job training programs that enable eligible adults to develop the skills and knowledge needed for emerging career opportunities within such fields as green jobs, healthcare, and clean technology.

Technology Career Trends with Neil Senturia
Date: 12/13/2012 Listens: 624
Neil Senturia, CEO of Blackbird Ventures, joins host Henry DeVries to discuss technology career trends. As an investor in high growth potential companies, Neil also serves as CEO of Oberon Fuels, which is developing a clean alternative to diesel fuel. He and his wife, Barbara Bry, teach entrepreneurship at UC San Diego and write a weekly column for U-T San Diego about entrepreneurship. Neil is also the author of "I'm There for You Baby, The Entrepreneur's Guide to the Galaxy," which is filled with valuable rules for entrepreneurs.