Management specialists Professor Peter Cappelli and attorney Dan O’Meara examine the workplace and the challenges faced by business owners and job seekers. Learn the art of hiring the right people, resolving workplace conflicts, employing off-shore and how to effectively motivate and get more out of fewer employees. If you need a job, are managing others or are thinking about changing careers, learn the secrets to successful employment.

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    Nishu Thukral

    Pangea Money Transfer

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    James Appleby

    The Gerontological Society of America

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    Lydia Frank

    Vice President, Content Strategy

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    Brandi Britton

    District President

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    Hamutal Bernstein

    Senior Research Associate
    Urban Institute Organization

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    Paul Harrington

    Professor, Director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy
    Drexel University

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    Catherine Spence

    COO and Co-Founder

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    Oliver Staehelin

    CEO and Co-Founder

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    Gary Burnison

    CEO; Author of "Lose the Resume, Land the Job"
    Korn Ferry

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    David Chandler

    Chandler Bats

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    Dr. Patricia Thompson

    Corporate Psychologist & Management Consultant
    Silver Lining Psychology

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    Emily Chang

    Host of Bloomberg Technology; author - BROTOPIA


Peter CappelliPeter Cappelli

Recently named by HR Magazine as one of the top five thinkers in management, Professor Peter Cappelli is world-renowned expert in human resources and labor. An international speaker and advisor, Cappelli Co-Directed the US government's National Center on the Educational Quality of the Workforce in the Bush and Clinton administrations. He is the author of several books, including “Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs”, and his latest book is "Will College Pay Off?" He is also the faculty director of Business Radio for the Wharton School.

Dan O’MearaDan O’Meara

Daniel O’Meara is a Shareholder in the Philadelphia office of Ogletree Deakins. Dan has been a practicing attorney for nearly 30 years, with extensive experience in employment litigation, labor relations and preventive human resource practices. Dan has authored numerous articles on employment law and two books, "Protecting the Growing Number of Older Workers: the Age Discrimination in Employment Act" and "O’Meara, Employment Arbitration". He is a former Partner at Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads and the former Managing Director of the Wharton School Council on Employee Relations . He obtained an MBA in Human Resource Management from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He graduated, with honors, from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor's degree in Labor Studies.

5/17/18 In The Workplace with James Appleby

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara talk about the aging of the American workforce with James Appleby, CEO of The Gerontological Society of America.
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