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The Leonard Lopate Show

Pro Tips to Grab a New Gig for the New Year

Monday, January 05, 2015

How inexperienced young people can stand out in the hiring process, why you should emphasize accomplishments, and what it takes to get your resume into the "yes" pile.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

How to Be a Better (Male) Manager

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Joanne Lipman shares her advice to male managers in the workplace on how to empower female employees.

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The Takeaway

What Men Do When They're Not Working

Monday, December 15, 2014

They stay home. And as official unemployment numbers drop, there remains a trend of men leaving the workforce, which is having an impact on the American economy and our culture.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 402: Beyond The Front Lines Part I

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

This Veterans Day, honor our men and women in uniform with "Beyond the Frontlines: A StoryCorps Military Voic​​es Special", a one-hour program hosted by StoryCorps founder Dave Isay.

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On Being

Seth Godin — The Art of Noticing, and Then Creating [remix]

Thursday, December 04, 2014

We live in a world that is recreating itself one life and digital connection at a time. On this landscape for which there are no maps, Seth Godin is a singular thought leader and innovator in what he describes as our post-industrial "connection economy."

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On Being

[Unedited] Seth Godin with Krista Tippett

Thursday, December 04, 2014

We live in a world that is recreating itself one life and digital connection at a time. On this landscape for which there are no maps, Seth Godin is a singular thought leader and innovator in what he describes as our post-industrial "connection economy."

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The Takeaway

A Fight to End Pregnancy Discrimination at Work

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Pregnancy discrimination is not a new issue within the office, but attorney Gillian Thomas says it is becoming more commonplace as more women enter and remain in the workforce.

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Listen to Lucy

Overworked and uninspired – the misery of the middle manager

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Overworked and uninspired – the misery of the middle manager

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New Tech City

Type "Hello" To Amy, Your Plucky Digital Personal Assistant

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Your friends won't know she's a robot, but you will save tons of time. The question is: when to fess up that "she" is not real.

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Money Talking

Congress' Unfinished Business: Terrorism Insurance

Friday, November 21, 2014

Real estate and insurance companies worry the lame-duck Congress will fail to re-authorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act before it expires on December 31.

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Money Talking

When That Dirty Rotten Performance Review Is...Right

Thursday, November 20, 2014

We all want feedback, but when it's a deluge of negativity, that doesn't mean your boss is an idiot. Take a moment. Breathe. And find the coaching hidden in the criticism.

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Listen to Lucy

Losing the fear can be liberating - and dangerous

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Losing the fear can be liberating - and dangerous

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Features

ICYMI: The Week's Most Popular Stories

Friday, October 03, 2014

WNYC
The Internet was super slow in 1991. Ethan Hawke had an intense step-dad. Co-workers get insecure, too. These are a few of the week’s top stories, all in one convenient playlist.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 388: Rocket Man

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Alton Yates tells his daughter, Toni, about being part of a small group of Air Force volunteers who tested the effects of high speeds on the body, and helped prove that space travel was safe for humans.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Hidden Structural Engineers Who Keep Our Buildings Up, and Other Invisible Professionals

Monday, September 01, 2014

Fact-checkers, anesthesiologists, U.N. interpreters, structural engineers. In an age of constant self-promotion, anonymous work remains integral to public successes.

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WQXR Features

Poll: Which Piece Best Captures the Spirit of Labor Day?

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Work occupies a big space in our lives. So with Labor Day comes the opportunity to explore the theme of work in classical music.

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Specials

Innovation Hub: Work, Interrupted

Thursday, August 28, 2014

On this episode of Innovation Hub, celebrate Labor Day weekend with a look at how the American workplace and its workers are changing -- for better and for worse.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Women Changing Workplaces

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

A look at the challenges facing women who are switching jobs. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Is It Just Me or Is It Freezing in Here?

Monday, August 04, 2014

Why is your office is so cold in the summer? We explain, and tell you what you can do about it.

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Storycorps

StoryCorps 384: Never Your Fault

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Antero Garcia talks to his former student Roger Alvarez who dropped out during his senior year of high school.

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