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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Purloined Lunch

Thursday, March 19, 2015

 The Sporkful's Dan Pashman parodies "Serial" with an office fridge/stolen lunch investigation, and tries to come up with guidelines for when sharing crosses the line.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Helping Women Play the Business Game

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Professional women have heard it all: lean in, lean out, be bossy, play nice. But what about approaching the workplace with a gamer's mentality?

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Listen to Lucy

Facebook and the ‘daily average people’ formerly known as users

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Facebook and the ‘daily average people’ formerly known as users

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The Leonard Lopate Show

As Freelancing Careers Grow, A Lament For The Lost Office Life

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Jennifer Senior discusses her feature story in New York Magazine, “To the Office, With Love,” which looks at the changing nature of work in America.

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Listen to Lucy

Golden Flannel of the year award

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Golden Flannel of the year award

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The Leonard Lopate Show

What Really Motivates You To Work Harder? The Science of Workplace Productivity, Revealed.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Psychologist Ron Friedman uses research from the fields of motivation, creativity, behavioral economics, neuroscience, and management to reveal what makes us successful at work.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Explaining the Past Year's Words, Next Year's Events, and the Future of Space Travel

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Ben Zimmer on the words of 2014. Ron Friedman on workplace productivity. The Amazing Kreskin offers predictions for 2015. Charles Fishman on the International Space Station. 

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

'Good Karma' Isn't How Women Get Ahead in Tech

Monday, October 13, 2014

Last week, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told an audience of women in the tech industry that women who don't ask for a raise have "good karma" that will help them get ahead. 

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Money Talking

We Cool? Your Guide to Avoiding Fights at Work

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

It's easy to lose your cool at the office and say something you regret. But you can learn how to choose the right words and avoid fighting with your coworkers.

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Money Talking

How to Tame Your Email and To-Do List

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Bogged down in email? Can’t seem to get anything done at work? Advice for solving your workplace woes. 

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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

What It's Like for Women In Tech

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

There's lots of talk about getting more young girls to code, but what's life like in Silicon Valley for women right now? And what do consumers miss out on because of tech's diversity problem?

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Finding Quiet in the Open Office

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Do you work in an open space office?  Where do you go when you need a little privacy or quiet?  And are there new rules that go along with the new floor plan?  Call us at 212-433-9692 to share your hacks and strategies for combining collaboration and reflection and still getting along with co-workers.

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Listen to Lucy

Big Brother can watch me work any day

Monday, February 24, 2014

Big Brother can watch me work any day

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The Leonard Lopate Show

How to Overcome Problem People

Friday, February 21, 2014

Almost every office seems to have at least one person whose bad behavior affects everyone else. We check in with an HR executive to explain how best to handle those difficult people you encounter.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Protecting Yourself from Problem People; Please Explain: Breast Cancer

Friday, February 21, 2014

Human resources executive Victoria Humphrey explains how to handle difficult people whose bad behavior affects everyone else. And with a recent long-term study questioning the benefits of annual mammograms for older women, this week’s Please Explain is about breast cancer.

WNYC News

Jersey City Passes Its Own Sick Leave Bill

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Jersey City has passed a bill requiring businesses with 10 or more employees to offer paid sick leave.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Labor Day Best-Of: Gail Collins; Maya Angelou; Earl 'The Pearl' Monroe

Monday, September 02, 2013

Today’s best-of show on this Labor Day begins with New York Times columnist Gail Collins discusses her take on finding humor in Republicanism, her time on the editorial board, and her approach to opinion writing. Then, Earl ‘The Pearl’ Monroe looks back on his career at the New York Knicks and at some more recent starting line-ups; we hear about the rich history of the intersection of sports and politics; and poet Maya Angelou reflects on her family. Plus: two takes on gender in the workplace: first on overcoming differences, then on women farmers.

New Tech City

Redesigning Mentoring Through Technology

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Finding a mentor can be a mysterious process, but a startup called Everwise has figured out how to connect potential mentors and mentees through data analysis.

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