1. Be confident: When you slam into a coast, do it like you mean it. Don’t end your sentences with question marks — if you tell your boss you’re going to erode a coastline, say, “I’m going to erode this coastline, PERIOD.

    — "Do Female-Named Hurricanes Need To Lean In?"

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  1. There’s new psychological research into why people end up in boring jobs. View in High-Res

    There’s new psychological research into why people end up in boring jobs.

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  1. When you get sick—whether it be the flu or a cold—do you go to work anyway or do you stay home? -L

Every worker at Zeno Radio receives six sick days a year, but it doesn’t matter. (Chaim) Gross says he has only taken one day off in the past eight months, even after becoming the walking plague. Why? Because he says his small company needs him, and he loves hanging out with his colleagues.

Via Sick Workers’ Dilemma: Stay Home Or Go To Work?
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    When you get sick—whether it be the flu or a cold—do you go to work anyway or do you stay home? -L

    Every worker at Zeno Radio receives six sick days a year, but it doesn’t matter. (Chaim) Gross says he has only taken one day off in the past eight months, even after becoming the walking plague. Why? Because he says his small company needs him, and he loves hanging out with his colleagues.

    Via Sick Workers’ Dilemma: Stay Home Or Go To Work?

    Photo: Ailsa Chang/NPR

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    wnyc:

Census figures suggest tens of thousands people FLY to work each week. Check out Transportation Nation’s interactive map of the top routes to the biggest “super commuter” cities.
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    wnyc:

    Census figures suggest tens of thousands people FLY to work each week. Check out Transportation Nation’s interactive map of the top routes to the biggest “super commuter” cities.

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  1. What American Women Do For Work
Forty years ago, only one in three American workers a woman. Today, it’s one in two. What jobs did all those women get? And how did gender breakdowns change by industry? -Lam Thuy Vo

(Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics | Credit: Lam Thuy Vo / NPR)

    What American Women Do For Work

    Forty years ago, only one in three American workers a woman. Today, it’s one in two. What jobs did all those women get? And how did gender breakdowns change by industry? -Lam Thuy Vo

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