Management specialists Professors 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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  • Past Guest Thu 3/23
    Paul Zak PhD

    Professor of Economics, Psychology, and Management; Founding Director, Center for Neuroeconomics Studies
    Claremont Graduate University

  • Past Guest Thu 3/23
    Ophelia Yan

    HR Consultant
    Mammoth

  • Past Guest Thu 3/23
    Kerry Lear

    Director of HR Content
    Mammoth

  • Past Guest Thu 3/23
    Paul Harrington

    Director
    Center for Labor Markets and Policy, Drexel University

  • Past Guest Thu 3/16
    Susan Pyle Dion

    Partner
    McGuireWoods LLP

  • Past Guest Thu 3/16
    Gerry Crispin

    Principal & Co-Founder
    CareerXroads

  • Past Guest Thu 3/16
    Jason Fried

    Founder and CEO
    Basecamp

  • Past Guest Thu 3/9
    Carol Patten

    Freelance Journalist, Writer

  • Past Guest Thu 3/9
    Eugene Soltes

    Jakurski Family Professor of Business Administration
    Harvard Business School

  • Past Guest Thu 3/9
    Kyle Kensing

    Online Content Editor
    CareerCast

  • Past Guest Thu 3/2
    Caglar Ozden

    Lead Economist, Development Research Group
    The World Bank

  • Past Guest Thu 3/2
    Falon Wrigley

    Employment Attorney
    Armstrong Teasdale LLP

Hosts

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

Dan O’Meara has been a practicing attorney for over twenty-five years, with extensive experience in employment litigation, labor relations and preventive human resource practices. He is the Chair of the Labor and Employment Practice Group of Montgomery McCracken, a Philadelphia-based firm. He is the Managing Director of the Wharton School Council on Employee Relations, and is the author of several books and numerous articles concerning employment law. 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.

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