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Wharton Professor Peter Cappelli and Attorney Dan O’Meara examine the workplace and the challenges faced by business owners, policy makers, and job seekers. Learn the secrets to successful employment and follow "In the Workplace with Wharton's Peter Cappelli" wherever you get your podcasts! In the Workplace also airs live weekly on SiriusXM channel 132. For more business insights, check out "Wharton Business Radio Highlights" wherever you get your podcasts!

Wharton Professor Peter Cappelli and Attorney Dan O’Meara examine the workplace and the challenges faced by business owners, policy makers, and job seekers. Learn the secrets to successful employment and follow "In the Workplace with Wharton's Peter Cappelli" wherever you get your podcasts! In the Workplace also airs live weekly on SiriusXM channel 132. For more business insights, check out "Wharton Business Radio Highlights" wherever you get your podcasts!
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Wharton Professor Peter Cappelli and Attorney Dan O’Meara examine the workplace and the challenges faced by business owners, policy makers, and job seekers. Learn the secrets to successful employment and follow "In the Workplace with Wharton's Peter Cappelli" wherever you get your podcasts! In the Workplace also airs live weekly on SiriusXM channel 132. For more business insights, check out "Wharton Business Radio Highlights" wherever you get your podcasts!

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Episodes

Workplace Compliance

4/11/2019
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Rae Vann is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary of the Center for Workplace Compliance (CWC) (formerly the Equal Employment Advisory Council (EEAC)). As General Counsel, Rae manages six substantive program teams, which are responsible for delivering practical guidance and content to member companies in the areas of Contract Compliance, Fair Employment Practices, Wage and Hour, State Standards, Immigration, and Labor Relations. She also oversees the preparation and...

Duration:00:10:17

Automated Recruiting

4/9/2019
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This interview originally aired on Sirius XM radio on 07/05/2018 Todd Raphael is the Editor in Chief of ERE Media. He manages ERE’s website, its twice-a-year conferences, and develops business/gathers intelligence in the recruiting community worldwide. Learn More about ERE Media: https://www.eremedia.com/

Duration:00:16:43

The Best Jobs

4/4/2019
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What are the best jobs right now? Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara speak with Paul Wolfe about his list. Paul Wolfe is SVP of Human Resources at Indeed. He oversees all global human resource functions, including talent acquisition, employee retention, compensation, benefits, and employee development. Paul has over 15 years of experience as a human resources executive having served as a VP and SVP at a number of well-known companies, including Match.com, Orbitz, Conde Nast and...

Duration:00:09:28

The Science of Stress

4/2/2019
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The advice we ubiquitously hear when asking for advice on stress management is to simply avoid taking on too many stressful tasks. Often, however, we are not able to control the circumstances around us that are the main causes of our stress. In this episode, Dr. Nisha Jackson teaches our hosts, Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara, how to build a natural immunity to stress through hormone management. Nisha Jackson, PhD, is a nationally known hormone expert and functional medicine specialist....

Duration:00:13:53

Gig Economy Grows Up

3/14/2019
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A new phenomenon has started to rise in workplaces around the world: hiring contract workers for temporary management positions. Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara talk with Jody Miller, a pioneer in the field of high-level contracting, to find out more about this emerging trend. Jody Greenstone Miller is the Co-Founder and CEO of Business Talent Group (BTG), the premier marketplace for high-end, on-demand talent. An outspoken thought leader, Jody has been cited as a disrupter of the...

Duration:00:13:49

How Marriage Effects Your Work Ethic

3/12/2019
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Over the past few decades, the amount of "prime age men" that participate in the labor force has been decreasing drastically. In this episode, hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara talk with Ari Binder to find out why. Ariel J. Binder is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Economics and Pre-Doctoral Trainee at the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan. He conducts research in the areas of labor economics, family economics and economic demography. His doctoral dissertation...

Duration:00:16:24

Employers with Benefits

2/28/2019
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In this episode, hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara call Lydia Frank to get the latest word on employee compensation in the U.S. Lydia Frank is Vice President of Content Strategy for PayScale, the leader in modern compensation data and software. PayScale creates products that help employees and employers understand market pay and have more open and mutually beneficial conversations about compensation. While at PayScale, Lydia has collaborated with a number of media partners to showcase...

Duration:00:14:46

The Gift of Global Talent

2/26/2019
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We live in a political climate that instantly heats up around the topic of immigration, job displacement, visa granting, and so on. In this episode, William Kerr teaches hosts Peter Cappelli about why international talent is a gift to our society. William Kerr is the D’Arbeloff Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. Bill is the co-director of Harvard’s Managing the Future of Work initiative and the faculty chair of the Launching New Ventures program for executive...

Duration:00:15:36

How to Handle a Layoff

2/14/2019
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Despite constant talk of a booming economy, layoffs are surprisingly prevalent in our working world. In this episode, John Taylor shares his tips with Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara for companies looking to go about employee layoffs without damaging the remainder of their staff. John Taylor, Manager of Practice Development for RiseSmart, helps build industry-leading programs, practices, and products to differentiate RiseSmart as the leading provider of contemporary talent mobility solutions...

Duration:00:10:20

The Horse Healer

2/12/2019
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In this episode, Langdon Fielding walks hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara through the life of a professional horse veterinarian! Dr. Fielding grew up in Mill Valley, CA and his first job was at Miwok Stables in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. He led guided trail rides throughout the Marin Headlands as well as Mount Tamalpais and the Point Reyes National Seashore. Dr. Fielding attended college at Harvard University where he rode for the equestrian team (jumping). He attended...

Duration:00:12:24

How Companies Hire

2/7/2019
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Guest Matt Charney joins our hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara on this episode to give us an update on how companies are hiring in today's job market. Matt Charney is the Executive Editor for Recruiting Daily, whose flagship property, RecruitingBlogs, is the world's largest social network and content sharing platform for recruiting and HR professionals. Matt oversees editorial strategy and content marketing for Recruiting Daily's portfolio of online properties. Prior to joining...

Duration:00:15:03

Expense Account Theft

2/7/2019
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In this episode, hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara talk with Jamie Barnett about employee expense account fraud. Jamie Barnett is Chief Marketing Officer at AppZen, the leading solution for automated expense and invoice audits using artificial intelligence (AI). She is an experienced marketing executive having held management roles at tech enterprises such as Netskope, Zenprise, Citrix, McAfee, RSA Security and InfoArmor. Learn More about AppZen https://www.appzen.com/

Duration:00:10:31

Complicated Compensation

2/3/2019
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There are many pieces to compensation aside from dollar bills that can, to some, be just as important as the numbers on the check. In this episode, hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara sit with Nicole Maestas to talk about just how much those other pieces are worth. Nicole Maestas, PhD, is an associate professor of health care policy at Harvard Medical School. Her research studies how the health and disability insurance systems affect individual economic behaviors, such as labor supply and...

Duration:00:11:39

Let's Talk Bomb Disposal

2/3/2019
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How does one pursue a career in bomb disposal? What is it like to disarm explosive devices overseas? Today, Kelly Lombard answers these questions (and more) with our hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara. Kelly spent six years as a Special Operations bomb disposal expert in the Navy, which provided him the opportunity to lead highly specialized operators in some interesting environments. The Navy’s bomb squad (called Explosive Ordnance Disposal or EOD in the military) is widely recognized as...

Duration:00:11:20

The Truth on Immigration

2/3/2019
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In this episode, Kartikay Mehrotra tells the true story of United States immigration; it's quite a different picture than the one that news channels and politicians paint all too often. Kartikay Mehrotra is a legal reporter with Bloomberg in San Francisco where he uses litigation as a launching point to write about ranging subjects including internet privacy, climate change, bank fraud and cheating carmakers. For the last two years, he's focused on the economy of immigrant labor and the...

Duration:00:11:52

Gender and Compensation

2/3/2019
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In this episode, Peter Cappelli and Dan O'Meara speak with Benjamin Artz about a recent study he conducted on the differences between men and women when it comes to negotiating pay and compensation. Benjamin Artz is an Associate Professor of Economics in the Professional MBA program at the Oshkosh College of Business of the University of Wisconsin.

Duration:00:13:25

Ready for Recession

2/3/2019
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In this episode, Rebecca Ray shares with Peter Cappelli and Ewan Barankay her new survey focusing on what today's companies are most worried about both inside and outside of their organization. Rebecca Ray is the Executive Vice President of the Knowledge Organization at The Conference Board. She is a co-author of The Conference Board’s 2017 Job Satisfaction survey. She leads the global Human Capital practice and has oversight of the research planning and dissemination process for all three...

Duration:00:14:07

Empowering Women in Economics

2/3/2019
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Following a series of high-profile sexual assault scandals, Evelyn Smith and Anna Opoku-Agyeman speak with hosts Peter Capelli and Iwan Baranky about how to elevate and support women in economics. Evelyn Smith is a 3rd-year PhD Student in Business Economics at the University of Michigan. Her work focuses on applying machine learning methods to research topics in public finance, including detecting tax evasion and evaluating responses to sin taxes. Prior to her studies at Michigan, Evelyn...

Duration:00:15:50

America's Got Talent

2/3/2019
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In this episode, Peter Cappelli and Iwan Barankay speak with frequent guest Debbie Bolla about DXC Technology, a company dedicated to providing companies talent for tech solution design projects. Debbie Bolla has been covering the latest in human capital management trends for the last nine years. As Editorial Director and Editor-in-Chief of HRO Today magazine, she is responsible for the voice, design, and development of editorial and event content. Debbie joined HRO Today in 2009 as...

Duration:00:12:21

The Depreciation of a Degree

1/17/2019
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College, despite it's high tuition prices, has become a seemingly necessary step in a the education of American children. However, there are many questions as to the ROI of getting a degree. Molly Scott joins Peter Capelli and Dan O'Meara to discuss how new college grads are performing in the workplace.

Duration:00:13:41