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All the Things You Can No Longer Buy If You’re Really Boycotting Trans-Friendly Businesses

The Daily Beast By Samantha Allen, 04.26.16 2:40 PM ET More than a half-million people have signed on to boycott Target for their transgender-friendly bathroom policy. But why stop there? When Target reiterated last week that transgender employees and customers can use restrooms … Continue reading

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See whether your local Kohl’s is shutting down

HAYLEY PETERSON Mar 22nd 2016 8:54AM X Kohl’s is closing 18 stores and laying off more than 1,500 employees. The department store chain announced the closings last month after reporting a 20% drop in fourth quarter profit. The company just … Continue reading

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22 Websites That Will Pay You to Write for Them

WiseBread By Kim Owens on 1 October 2015 You’d like to get paid to write online, but many websites are looking for contributors with experience. If you don’t have significant experience, what can you do? Good news! There are a … Continue reading

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50 universal truths that will make you more successful

By Julie Bort No matter what is going on in your career, chances are someone else before you had a similar situation.I’ve been a journalist for the better part of two decades and during that time I’ve interviewed and written … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Probably Owes You Money for Being Annoying

Adam Clark Estes  Gizmodo 10/05/15 10:20am People join LinkedIn to help advance their careers (or at least feel like they’re trying). People do not join LinkedIn to receive an endless torrent of emails with this infamous line: “Hi, I’d like to … Continue reading

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Amazon takes a page from Uber by asking people to drive around delivering things

Mashable By Seth Fiegerman 9/29/15 Amazon wants a little of that Uber magic. Amazon unveiled plans Tuesday to hire hourly contractors in cities around the U.S. who use their own cars and smartphones to fulfill delivery orders quickly for the … Continue reading

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