Mika Brzezinski        

Co-host of "Morning Joe"; MSNBC anchor and Best-Selling Author

Mika Brzezinski is the co-host of MSNBC’s "Morning Joe" and a best-selling author. Her memoir "All Things At Once" became a New York Times bestseller in January 2010 and her second book, "Knowing Your Value," which examines the role of women in the workplace, reached No. 1 on the New York Times bestsellers list for business books in spring 2011. She also writes "Getting What You Want" for Cosmopolitan, a monthly column about career confidence and empowerment.

Prior to joining MSNBC in January 2007, Brzezinski was an anchor of the "CBS Evening News Weekend Edition" and a CBS News correspondent who frequently contributed to "CBS Sunday Morning" and "60 Minutes." She reported live from Lower Manhattan for CBS News during the September 11, 2001 attacks.

A native of New York City, Brzezinski is the daughter of Foreign Policy Expert and Former National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski. She attended Williams College and received a degree in English.

Brzezinski lives in New York with her husband and two daughters.

Speech Topics


Headlines and Hot Topics

The co-hosts MSNBC's Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski offer a thoughtful, dynamic, and fast-paced perspective on the current political and media landscape. With the same natural repartee and off-the-cuff commentary they display each morning on television, Joe and Mika reveal a true passion for discussing and debating the news and laughing about its absurdities. Joe, the former Republican congressman, and Mika, daughter of Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Advisor to President Jimmy Carter, are candid in their views and opinions, and praised for their insight and experience.

Women in the Workplace: You Can Have It All

A powerful, funny, and moving presentation from a woman who has faced ups and downs and literal tumbles on her career trajectory. Mika Brzezinksi has now found her voice as the co-host of Morning Joe, but it wasnt always so easy. Citing personal stories from her quest to find the work-life balance, Brzezinki presents tools and techniques for success at home and on the job.

Know Your Value

In her first book, the New York Times bestseller All Things At Once, Mika Brzezinski offered an honest look at professional setbacks and shared a pragmatic approach to achieving a work-life balance. Now, with her second, she addresses one of the most complicated aspects of a womans career. Knowing Your Value discusses perceptions of value and how successful women today have achieved their deserved recognition and financial worth in the workplace. With her vast experience dealing with current events and hot topics through hosting Morning Joe and through navigating her own career, Brzezinski addresses offers informative and entertaining insights woven together with the latest research and polling issues such as equal pay, women in the boardroom, and access to start-up capital in order to create a highly relevant look into womens perceived value in the office.

Moderator

With daily experience holding down the fort at the liveliest morning show on television, Mika Brezinksi is an ideal choice to moderate a panel or interview. Brzezinski prepares for each event with the savvy of a veteran reporter, and helps panelists reveal insights with practical implications for the audience.

Headlines and Hot Topics

The co-hosts MSNBC's Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski offer a thoughtful, dynamic, and fast-paced perspective on the current political and media landscape. With the same natural repartee and off-the-cuff commentary they display each morning on television, Joe and Mika reveal a true passion for discussing and debating the news and laughing about its absurdities. Joe, the former Republican congressman, and Mika, daughter of Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Advisor to President Jimmy Carter, are candid in their views and opinions, and praised for their insight and experience.

Women in the Workplace: You Can Have It All

A powerful, funny, and moving presentation from a woman who has faced ups and downs and literal tumbles on her career trajectory. Mika Brzezinski has now found her voice as the co-host of Morning Joe, but it wasn’t always so easy. Citing personal stories from her quest to find the work-life balance, Brzezinski presents tools and techniques for success at home and on the job.

Know Your Value

In her first book, the New York Times bestseller All Things At Once, Mika Brzezinski offered an honest look at professional setbacks and shared a pragmatic approach to achieving a work-life balance. Now, with her second, she addresses one of the most complicated aspects of a woman’s career. Knowing Your Value discusses perceptions of value and how successful women today have achieved their deserved recognition and financial worth in the workplace. With her vast experience dealing with current events and hot topics through hosting Morning Joe and through navigating her own career, Brzezinski addresses offers informative and entertaining insights woven together with the latest research and polling issues such as equal pay, women in the boardroom, and access to start-up capital in order to create a highly relevant look into women’s perceived value in the office.

News


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MSNBC Host Mika Brzezinski On Turning Career Setbacks Into Opportunities

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