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Advice on finding a new career or advancing in your field. Powered by UC San Diego Extension, The Career Channel is an unbiased provider of information, tools and experts to help people at all stages of their career journey. Visit: uctv.tv/careers

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Advice on finding a new career or advancing in your field. Powered by UC San Diego Extension, The Career Channel is an unbiased provider of information, tools and experts to help people at all stages of their career journey. Visit: uctv.tv/careers

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The Career Channel (Audio)

Latest release on Jul 27, 2020

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Advice on finding a new career or advancing in your field. Powered by UC San Diego Extension, The Career Channel is an unbiased provider of information, tools and experts to help people at all stages of their career journey. Visit: uctv.tv/careers

Rank #1: Annie Duke World Series of Poker Champion $5M In Winnings Author of Thinking In Bets

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Despite being retired for nearly a decade, until very recently, Annie was the world's winningest female poker player. In 2004, she bested a field of 234 players to win her first World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet. The same year, she triumphed in the $2 million winner-take-all, invitation-only WSOP Tournament of Champions. Prior to becoming a professional poker player, Annie was awarded the National Science Foundation Fellowship. Through this fellowship, she studied Cognitive Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, which eventually led to her current book, Thinking In Bets, which combines her academic studies with real-life decision making experiences at the poker table. Series: "Innovator Stories: Creating Something from Nothing" [Business] [Show ID: 33474]

May 15 2018

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Rank #2: Finding Your Unique Career Path - No. HerPower: Education Vision Empowerment

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A panel of distinguished speakers shares their inspiring vision and experiences, while bringing awareness to the issues faced by women working in nontraditional fields and industries. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 34655]

Mar 28 2019

46mins

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Rank #3: Careers in Sustainability and Green Jobs with Robert Gilleskie - Job Won

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Find out what career paths are available in the area of sustainability. Green jobs are everywhere and provide an opportunity for people to positively impact the environment while advancing their careers. Robert Gilleskie, with more than 30 years experience in energy management and power quality, explores meaningful jobs. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Show ID: 34394]

Jan 22 2019

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Rank #4: Improving The Quality of Your Decisions

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Prior to becoming a professional poker player, Annie was awarded the National Science Foundation Fellowship. Through this fellowship, she studied Cognitive Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, which eventually led to her current book, Thinking In Bets. Here, Annie explores bad experiences as opportunities to learn from. Series: "Innovator Stories: Creating Something from Nothing" [Humanities] [Business] [Show ID: 34445]

Jan 22 2019

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Rank #5: Connecting with the Disconnected: Using Social Branding to Engage Opportunity Youth - Opportunity Summit 2018

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Learn how two breakthrough and culturally relevant campaigns—Fresh Empire and San Diego Unified’s “IMIN” after-school program—engage difficult to reach youth in community and school settings. Hear cutting edge research on how adverse childhood experiences impact youth audiences differently. Explore how to use data to create interventions that reach even the most disconnected youth audiences. Series: "Career Channel" [Humanities] [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 33609]

Jun 04 2018

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Rank #6: Shaney jo Darden - No. HerPower: Education Vision Empowerment

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"I use art to start conversations about something that is serious and complex." Shaney jo Darden, Founder and Global Creative Chief of The Keep A Breast Foundation, shares her journey in the world of art and activism. As someone who has carved out a career path focused on community and compassion, she stresses the importance discovering your unique talents and finding a place for them in your everyday work. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Health and Medicine] [Humanities] [Business] [Show ID: 34575]

Apr 01 2019

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Rank #7: San Diego's Workforce Partnership with Laura Kohn - Job Won

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Laura Kohn, a longtime leader in the field of education, talks with Phil Blair about the San Diego Workforce Partnership and the recent Workforce Frontiers Symposium that looked at the future of work. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Show ID: 34284]

Jan 07 2019

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Rank #8: Getting From Ideas To Innovation In Healthcare

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UC Davis Professor Andrew Hargadon was the keynote speaker and panelist at Blue Shield of California's first Healthcare Innovation and Technology Career Summit in San Francisco. Illustrating several examples from his research, including the development of penicillin as a medical breakthrough, Professor Hargadon shared a primer on what it takes to turn an idea into an innovation -- and the power of the network. Series: "UC Davis Graduate School of Management's Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series" [Health and Medicine] [Business] [Show ID: 33658]

Jun 04 2018

58mins

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Rank #9: UCSF Health Hub: A New Healthcare Growth Studio

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Health Hub is designed to help UCSF inventors get the support and professional development they need to grow and build successful companies. UCSF aims to translate its scientific ideas and advances in healthcare into deliverable breakthroughs that will promote the health of the community and the advancement of science generally. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Business] [Show ID: 34163]

Jan 30 2019

58mins

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Rank #10: Ongoing Help from College Career Center with Kris Hergert - Job Won

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If you aren't an undergraduate at UC San Diego there are still services you can take advantage of at the Career Center at UC San Diego. Kris Hergert, executive director, talks with Phil Blair about offerings for alumni, extension students and other non-traditional students, such as veterans, at the Career Center. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 34495]

Feb 20 2019

21mins

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Rank #11: Careers in Education with Morgan Appel - Job Won

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Opportunities are abundant in the education field and not only as a classroom teacher. Find out about the skills you need and the future jobs in the field with Morgan Appel, the director of the Department of Education and Behavioral Sciences at UC San Diego Extension. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 34396]

Jan 22 2019

15mins

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Rank #12: Careers in Technology with Svetislav Maric - Job Won

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There are a variety of careers in the technology field that are potentially interesting to many. Find out about career paths in engineering and IT. From coding bootcamp to cybersecurity find out how to start or change your career. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Show ID: 34397]

Feb 05 2019

12mins

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Rank #13: Executive Coach and Leadership Trainer Don Phin - Job Won

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Emotional intelligence is important for work at all levels. Don Phin helps executives expand, grow and adjust their careers. His lessons about coaxing, encouraging and inspiring apply to anyone in the workplace. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Show ID: 34279]

Jan 17 2019

23mins

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Rank #14: Career Ready and College Ready: Helping K-16 Students Succeed with Ed Abeyta - Job Won

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How do we prepare today's students to enter college and the workforce? Edward Abeyta, Associate Dean, Community Engagement and Pre-College Programs at UC San Diego Extension, discusses how to effectively prepare students for success no matter their path while creating lifelong learners. Abeyta highlights community, industry, and university partnerships. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 33868]

Aug 24 2018

24mins

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Rank #15: Career Planning for College Students with Kris Hergert - Job Won

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You may not have your career goals figured out when you start college but you can get help from a college career center to start to plan for your future.
Kris Hergert, executive director of the Career Center at UC San Diego, talks with Phil Blair about his work preparing students for their careers. He reminds students that it's never too early to start planning for the future. From summer internships to plans for graduate school, college career centers are a great resource for students. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 34347]

Feb 15 2019

24mins

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Rank #16: ISAs in San Diego - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

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San Diego Wokrforce Partnership's Andy Hall shares how ISAs (income sharing agreements) are creating sustainable workforce development financing. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 35382]

Nov 28 2019

7mins

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Rank #17: How Data is Bringing Career Connections to the Classroom - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

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How do we engage a community with research? The San Diego Workforce Partnership's Sarah Burns discusses employment opportunities in San Diego's priority sectors and the tools being developed to communicate those opportunities to job seekers, educators, students, and more. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 35384]

Nov 27 2019

6mins

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Rank #18: Immigrant Integration: A Social and Economic Imperative - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

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Immigrants and refugees represent nearly a fourth of San Diego County - and nearly $20 billion dollars in earning power. Workforce planning and development needs to create strategies to integrate the talent of these individuals into our community and businesses. Dyna R. Jones and Rahmatullah Mokhtar share their stories of finding a place in the workforce. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35385]

Nov 26 2019

18mins

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Rank #19: Racial Equity and the Economic Reality of Workers - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

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Ethnic and racial diversity is a key strength in workforce development as well as moral imperative. How can we better match skills to opportunity? Molly Bashay, state policy analyst for the National Skills Coalition, explains how better workforce policies are needed to advance equity. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35386]

Nov 26 2019

15mins

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Rank #20: Quality Jobs: A Pathway to the American Dream - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

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The Aspen Institute's Mark Popovich examines the ways employers can leverage quality jobs to impact quality of life for their employees. He advocates changing the narrative around workers/employers as well as supporting policy changes to "raise the floor" and "build the ladders." Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35383]

Nov 24 2019

21mins

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Resources for Startups During COVID-19

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How is COVID-19 affecting the startup ecosystem? Alexa Rae Navarro, executive director of Startup San Diego, joins Phil Blair to discuss pandemic resources for startups and how entrepreneurs can find their path. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 36135]

Jul 27 2020

29mins

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Using Data to Improve City Services During COVID-19

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How can cities pinpoint and respond to citizen needs during a pandemic? Kirby Brady, director of the Performance and Analytics Department for the City of San Diego, explains how San Diego is leveraging data to improve city services and innovate traditional city processes. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 36040]

Jun 29 2020

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Getting a Pulse on the Economy: Using Data to Drive Change in Policy Job Training and Work Life Balance

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What insights can data provide during a time of crisis? How can research make a change in our everyday lives? An expert panel takes a look at the data we can and cannot access during the COVID-19 pandemic, how data can point to solutions and support for students and workers, and how data can be used with integrity to support government policies. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35986]

May 22 2020

26mins

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Restructuring the Economy During and After COVID-19

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Ray Major, chief economist at SANDAG, talks with Phil Blair about the economic impacts of COVID-19 in San Diego. He shares how data is driving decisions and how the future of San Diego will be shaped by this economic crisis. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35993]

May 21 2020

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The Impacts of COVID-19 on San Diego's Economy

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The impacts of COVID-19 on San Diego's economy have been swift and far-reaching. Eduardo Velasquez, director of research at the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC) joins Phil Blair to discuss the results of an ongoing survey of local businesses that highlights the immediate and future consequences and challenges facing the region. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Health and Medicine] [Business] [Show ID: 35859]

Apr 12 2020

22mins

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Employment Trends and Job Seeker Resources During COVID-19

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The economic impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic are rapidly revealing themselves - job loss, stock market crashes, financial instability and more. How is San Diego, and the nation at large, coping and responding? Peter Callstrom of the San Diego Workforce Partnership shares resources for job seekers, a perspective on what the stimulus package might bring, and paths forward for our region's employers. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Show ID: 35840]

Apr 06 2020

31mins

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Careers and Coronavirus - An HR Perspective

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How do pandemics affect the world of work? Heather Whitley joins Phil Blair to discuss how COVID-19 is affecting employers and employees. Hear an HR perspective on the immediate impacts to job seekers, sectors where we are gaining and losing jobs, changing views on flexible schedules, how the traditional hiring process is adapting, and what you can do to ready yourself for when the market reopens. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Show ID: 35810]

Mar 30 2020

19mins

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ISAs in San Diego - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

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San Diego Wokrforce Partnership's Andy Hall shares how ISAs (income sharing agreements) are creating sustainable workforce development financing. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 35382]

Nov 28 2019

7mins

Play

How Data is Bringing Career Connections to the Classroom - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

Podcast cover
Read more
How do we engage a community with research? The San Diego Workforce Partnership's Sarah Burns discusses employment opportunities in San Diego's priority sectors and the tools being developed to communicate those opportunities to job seekers, educators, students, and more. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 35384]

Nov 27 2019

6mins

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Racial Equity and the Economic Reality of Workers - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

Podcast cover
Read more
Ethnic and racial diversity is a key strength in workforce development as well as moral imperative. How can we better match skills to opportunity? Molly Bashay, state policy analyst for the National Skills Coalition, explains how better workforce policies are needed to advance equity. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35386]

Nov 26 2019

15mins

Play

Immigrant Integration: A Social and Economic Imperative - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

Podcast cover
Read more
Immigrants and refugees represent nearly a fourth of San Diego County - and nearly $20 billion dollars in earning power. Workforce planning and development needs to create strategies to integrate the talent of these individuals into our community and businesses. Dyna R. Jones and Rahmatullah Mokhtar share their stories of finding a place in the workforce. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35385]

Nov 26 2019

18mins

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Quality Jobs: A Pathway to the American Dream - Workforce Frontiers Symposium 2019

Podcast cover
Read more
The Aspen Institute's Mark Popovich examines the ways employers can leverage quality jobs to impact quality of life for their employees. He advocates changing the narrative around workers/employers as well as supporting policy changes to "raise the floor" and "build the ladders." Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 35383]

Nov 24 2019

21mins

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Gentry Patrick: True Access to Opportunity - Opportunity Summit 2019

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From the viewpoint of a community leader who made the journey from Compton to a University of California professorship, Dr. Gentry Patrick considers the difference between an open door and true access. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 34908]

Jul 11 2019

15mins

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Radical Opportunity: Unleashing the Talent of Young Adults - Opportunity Summit 2019

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Two of Americas corporations, Gap Inc. and Hyatt Hotels, have set ambitious goals for hiring, mentoring and promoting opportunity youth. Meet the women who are leading these initiatives from the c-suite and learn why these employers see opportunity youth as a strategic investment. Each leader is joined on stage by a young adult who found a career foothold through their efforts. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 34909]

Jul 10 2019

42mins

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The Local Impact of Justice Involvement - Opportunity Summit 2019

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Deme Hill discusses how to authentically engage youth. She examines justice systems and social services systems can be effective partners for change. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 34910]

Jul 09 2019

6mins

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Laying the Groundwork: Opportunity Youth in Our Region - Opportunity Summit 2019

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The OpportunitySD Leadership Council shares the latest opportunity youth data for our region and their perspective on our progress, our challenges and our promises. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 34278]

Jul 07 2019

18mins

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Shaney jo Darden - No. HerPower: Education Vision Empowerment

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"I use art to start conversations about something that is serious and complex." Shaney jo Darden, Founder and Global Creative Chief of The Keep A Breast Foundation, shares her journey in the world of art and activism. As someone who has carved out a career path focused on community and compassion, she stresses the importance discovering your unique talents and finding a place for them in your everyday work. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Health and Medicine] [Humanities] [Business] [Show ID: 34575]

Apr 01 2019

24mins

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Finding Your Unique Career Path - No. HerPower: Education Vision Empowerment

Podcast cover
Read more
A panel of distinguished speakers shares their inspiring vision and experiences, while bringing awareness to the issues faced by women working in nontraditional fields and industries. Series: "Career Channel" [Public Affairs] [Business] [Show ID: 34655]

Mar 28 2019

46mins

Play

Ongoing Help from College Career Center with Kris Hergert - Job Won

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Read more
If you aren't an undergraduate at UC San Diego there are still services you can take advantage of at the Career Center at UC San Diego. Kris Hergert, executive director, talks with Phil Blair about offerings for alumni, extension students and other non-traditional students, such as veterans, at the Career Center. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 34495]

Feb 20 2019

21mins

Play

Career Planning for College Students with Kris Hergert - Job Won

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You may not have your career goals figured out when you start college but you can get help from a college career center to start to plan for your future.
Kris Hergert, executive director of the Career Center at UC San Diego, talks with Phil Blair about his work preparing students for their careers. He reminds students that it's never too early to start planning for the future. From summer internships to plans for graduate school, college career centers are a great resource for students. Series: "Career Channel" [Business] [Education] [Show ID: 34347]

Feb 15 2019

24mins

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