Deeper Weekend 2014

Episode 45

Employed For Life with Dr. Tracy Wilen and Courtney Vien

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Show Notes:

In this episode, Jason and Greg discuss why they believe 65 may be an unrealistic retirement age. But 95? Jason and Greg believe that’s not impossible. Do you agree? Tracy Wilen and Courtney Vien join them to discuss their ebook, Employed For Life. They dive into topics like several generations in the workplace at the same time, having several careers over your work life, and what are entrepreneurial employees.

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Mentioned in the Show

Tom Hood of MACPA
Tracy Wilen
Courtney Vien
Employed For Life ebook


Audio Engineering by: Aaron Dowd

Produced by: Jennifer Blumer

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This month’s guest: Tracy Wilen with Courtney Vien

Dr. Tracey Wilen is a prominent thought leader on the impact of technology on society, work, and careers. She’s been a scholar at Stanford University and has held leadership positions at Apple, HP, Cisco, and the Apollo Group. Dr. Wilen has authored 11 books. Her book Employed for Life, 21st Century Career Trends was released earlier this year.


She has appeared on CNN, Fox, and CBS news, in The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Forbes, Los Angeles Times, and USA Today. She frequently contributes to The Huffington Post, the Examiner, and the Christian Science Monitor and is on radio shows across the US weekly as an expert guest. She is a global speaker on the impact of technology on work, careers, and women’s leadership. She was honored by the San Francisco Business Times as a 2012 Most Influential Woman in Bay Area Business.

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