Work and Life on Business Radio
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Work and Life is a radio show that explores everything related to work and the rest of life; your home and family, your community and society, and your private self (mind, body, and spirit). You’ll hear from the world’s leading experts – including researchers, CEOs, psychologists – and from everyday people in all kinds of jobs and families, with the aim of helping you become more informed and effective in creating harmony among the different parts of life.
Work and Life is a live interview and call-in show that airs Tuesdays at 7 PM, EST, hosted by Prof. Stew Friedman, Director of Wharton’s Work/Life Integration Project. We broadcast from the Wharton School on the University of Pennsylvania campus.
The mission of Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School is to educate listeners about business and management in order to maximize their personal career success and enhance the social and economic performance of the organizations in which they work. Read the press release about our launch.
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Previous Guests and Interview Excerpts
- July 15: Ellen Bravo, Director of Family Values @ Work
- July 15: Dave Lissy, CEO, BrightHorizons Family Solutions
- July 8: David Allen, Author of Getting Things Done.
- July 8: Debra Schafer — Founder and CEO, Education Navigation.
- July 1: Sarah Kagan, UPENN Professor of Gerontological Nursing. Excerpts.
- July 1: Michael Rashid, President and CEO of AmeriHealth Caritas
- June 24: Tom Gardner, Founder and CEO of The Motley Fool.
- June 10: Nancy Rothstein, The Sleep Ambassador.
- June 10: Sara Sutton Fell, Founder and CEO FlexJobs.
- June 3: Shannon Schuyler, Principle and Corporate Responsibility leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
- June 3: Liza Mundy, Author of The Richer Sex: How the New Majority of Female Breadwinners is Transforming Our Culture. Excerpts.
- May 27: Ken Eisold, Psychoanalyst, organizational consultant, author of What You Don’t Know You Know: Our Hidden Motives in Life, Business and Everything Else.
- May 20: Janet Hanson, Founder of 85Broads, a global network of 30K+ trailblazing women. Excerpts.
- May 20: Nilofer Merchant, Corporate Director, author, innovator, speaker, former CEO. Excerpts.
- May 13: Neil Blumenthal, WG’10, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Warby Parker. Excerpts.
- May 13: Scott Behson, Prof of Mgmt. at Fairleigh Dickinson and blogger. Excerpts.
- May 6: Peter McGraw, Dir. of the Humor Research Lab, U Colorado. Excerpts.
- May 6: Cali Yost, CEO and Founder, Flex+Strategy Group. Excerpts.
- April 29: Prasad Setty — WG’99, Vice President, People Analytics and Compensation at Google. Excerpts.
- April 29: Anne-Marie Slaughter, President and CEO, New America Foundation. Excerpts.
- April 22: Doug Conant, Chairman, Kellogg Executive Leadership Institute, Past CEO and President, Campbell Soup, author, Touchpoints. Excerpts.
- April 22: Brigid Schulte, Reporter, Washington Post, author, Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has Time. Excerpts.
- April 15: Ellen Galinsky, President and Co-Founder, Families and Work Institute. Interview excerpts.
- April 15: Meg Hirschberg, Author, For Better or Work: A Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs and Their Families.
- April 8: Julie Smolyansky, President and CEO, Lifeway Foods. Interview excerpts.
- April 8: Maggie Jackson, Former Boston Globe columnist, author of Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming of the Dark Age. Interview excerpts.
- April 1: Roger Schwarz, Author of Smart Leaders, Smarter Teams. Interview excerpts.
- April 1: Stephanie Coontz, Dir. of Research and Public Education for the Council on Contemporary Families. Interview excerpts.
- March 25: Joan C. Williams, Distinguished Professor of Law, UC Hastings Foundation Chair and Director of the Center for WorkLife Law. Author, What Works for Women at Work. Interview excerpts.
- March 25: Lisa Belkin, Columnist for the New York Times and Huffington Post, just named Yahoo Senior National Correspondent. Interview excerpts.
- March 18: Erica Dhawan, W’07 Founder and CEO, Cotential. Interview excerpts.
- March 18: Allison Karl O’Kelly, Founder and CEO MomCorps. Interview excerpts.
- March 11: Alyssa Friede Westring, Asst. Professor of Management, Dreihaus College of Business, DePaul University. Interview excerpts.
- March 11: Ashley Milne-Tyte, journalist and founder of The Broad Experience. Interview excerpts.
- March 4: Connie Gersick, Visiting Scholar, Yale School of Management. Interview excerpts.
- March 4: Wharton Men: David Ash, WG’15; Vikram Madan, WG’15; Kareem Howard, WG’14 and Siddharth Shankar, WG’14. Interview excerpts.
- February 25: Deika Morrison, Eng’94 W’94, WG’08 — Co-Founder and President, DoGood Jamaica. Interview excerpts.
- February 25: Jerry Jacobs — Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania and Founding President, Work and Family Researchers Network. Interview excerpts.
- February 18: Wharton Total Leadership Alumni: Judith Duval, W’03; Matthew Jennings, WG’12; Eugene Lebedev, WG’10; Richard Meene, WG’11; Goshin Mizuno, WG’12; Sean O’Reilly, WG’10; David Tucker, W’09. Interview excerpts.
- February 11: Wharton Women: Pamela Freed, Nohemie Sanon, Meaghan Casey, and Kristina Milyuchikhina current members of Wharton Women in Business. Interview excerpts one and two.
- February 11: Jessica DeGroot, WG’94 – Founder and Executive Director, Third Path Institute. Interview excerpts.
- February 4: Katrina Alcorn – Author, Maxed Out: American Moms on the Brink. Interview excerpts.
- February 4: Marci Alboher, Penn ’88 –Lawyer-turned journalist/author and VP, Encore.org. Interview excerpts.
- January 28: Brad Harrington – Executive Director and Research Professor, Boston College Center for Work & Family and Founder, The New Dad. Interview excerpts.
- January 28: Ellen Ernst Kossek – Basil S. Professor of Management, Purdue University and President, Work and Family Researchers Network. Interview excerpts.
- January 21: Matt Schneider, W’97 – Co-Founder, NYC Dads Group. Interview excerpts.
- January 21: Deborah Epstein Henry – Founder, Flex-Time Lawyers; author, Law and Reorder; and Co-Founder, Bliss Lawyers. Interview excerpts.
- January 14: Erin Owen – Founder, Your Performance Breakthrough. Interview excerpts.
- January 14: Brett Hurt, WG’99 — Co-owner of Hurt Family Investments and Vice Chairman, former CEO and Co-Founder, Bazaarvoice. Interview excerpts.
- Herminia Ibarra — Professor of Organizational Behavior at INSEAD, Vice-Chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Women’s Empowerment, author Working Identity.
- Sam Polk — Former Wall Street hedge-fund trader, author of New York Times Sunday Review piece, For the Love of Money, Founder of GroceryShips.
- Gretchen Spreitzer — Professor of Management, University of Michigan
- Kathie Lingle – Leading World@Work’s Alliance for Work-Life Progress
- Monique Valcour — Professor of Management, EDHEC Business School, Nice, France.
- Steven Klasko — WG’96. President and CEO, Thomas Jefferson Hospital.
- Keith Ferrazzi – Author of best-selling books Never Eat Alone and Who’s Got Your Back?
- Matthew Bidwell — Associate Professor of Managment, The Wharton School
- David Thomas – Dean, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University.
- Ariane Ollier- Mallaterre — Professor of Management, University Of Quebec
- John Baldoni – Author MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership
- Andy Stefanovich — Author of Look at More: A Proven Approach to Innovation, Growth, and Change
- Bob Hedaya, MD — Founder, National Center for Whole Psychiatry
- Katy Milkman — James G. Campbell, Jr., Assistant Professor of Operations and Information Management, The Wharton School
- Dave Asprey – WG’04, Founder and CEO, Bulletproof Executive.
- Ric Ramsey – Executive Director and Vice President, City Year Philadlephia