Future Dreamin’

By Wednesday, January 8, 2014 0 Permalink 0

I have a dream that I call Seven Wanders. One fine day, I want our vintage shasta camper fruits to function as a jobby, a hobby/job. As in, a revenue generator-- that I LOVE! When Jeff and I took a weekend trip up the coast for a little stay in a sleepy old craftsman style hotel near Ventura State ...

Cancer

By Thursday, November 7, 2013 0 No tags Permalink 0

When I quit my job at KCRW, I felt a surge in support from tons of folks, from all walks of life. Family, friends, colleagues, even people that I'd never met yet felt a real friendship with through social media. Thank you so much to all of you. It was such a rewarding time for taking a ...

NPR seeks Unicorn / Community Manager

By Wednesday, August 28, 2013 0 No tags Permalink 0

NPR is looking for a Community Manager for their Culver City location. This is an excellent opportunity for the right person! Being a community manager is TOUGH work and while it's very much an exciting new frontier for career choices, it is still largely a misunderstood and often thankless routine. (See Piñata below.) Part of me can't help ...

Knowing What’s Ugly About Your Work Habits

One of the many valuable things that I took from my departure from KCRW was a reply-all note to the staff-wide announcement that went out with my news. Here is what it said: It's a bittersweet day for all of us. Betsy is a one-of-a-kind badass. Super competent with a healthy dose of kook.The friendliest person ...