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GPS Your Career: Bonnie Marcus: Stiletto Networks: Women Joining Forces to Change Business

Talent and hard work are no longer enough to ensure success. Strategy and planning now play a key role in career advancement.

GPS Your Career: A Woman’s Guide to Success provides direction and tips to navigate the business world, overcome obstacles, and position women to win. The weekly show brings expertise and practical advice front and center for women to map their road to success.

Tune in each Wednesday 12 noon EDT to hear experts discuss important topics such as how to successfully climb the corporate ladder, how to overcome gender-related workplace issues, how to effectively promote yourself and your business, how to jump start your own business, how to network and attract clients, how to address work/life balance issues and much more.

GPS Your Career: Bonnie Marcus: How To Prep For An Interview

Job interviews are a critical part of the hiring process and how you perform in the interview will determine whether or not you’ll be hired. Today’s show is about how to prepare for job interviews; what you need to do to convince the organization that you are the best candidate, how to handle difficult questions, and how to get over the nerves so you show up as confident and professional.

Joining me is Vicky Oliver, author of 301 Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions.

This is a replay from my podcast archives.
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Vicky Oliver has written five bestselling career development books in a row, including 301 Smart Answers to Tough Business Etiquette Questions and the newly published The Millionaire’s Handbook: How to Look and Act Like a Millionaire, Even If You’re Not.

GPS Your Career: Bonnie Marcus: Betty Nguyen: Award Winning Journalist

This week my guest is Betty Nguyen, an award-winning journalist, whose work has taken her across the globe. Betty and I are going to discuss all the highlights of her career, what contributed to her tremendous success, and also what she has learned about women around the world. Betty’s career started as a morning anchor and reporter at KWTX-TV, the CBS affiliate in Waco, Texas. In March 2010, she joined CBS News as an anchor and correspondent, contributing to the network’s broadcasts and platforms, including The Early Show.

Before joining CBS News, Nguyen served as anchor of the weekend morning edition of CNN Newsroom since 2004. Betty has had some amazing assignments During this time at CNN, she anchored the network’s coverage of major news events, including the earthquakes in Chile and Haiti in 2010, Pope Benedict XVI’s first papal visit to the United States in 2008, the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007, the death of Pope John Paul II in April 2005, and the London bombing attacks in July 2005. Betty also anchored portions of CNN’s coverage of the tsunami disaster in South Asia, the Iraqi elections in January 2005 and the June 2004 handover of sovereignty to Iraq.