Should We Let Robots Take Our Jobs?

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As technology advances, people across the world are terrified robots might take their jobs. Should we worry, or embrace it? Continue reading “Should We Let Robots Take Our Jobs?”

Should We Let Robots Take Our Jobs?

Why Work Is So Boring

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Many of us find our work rather boring and when we do, we tend to blame ourselves. But there are very large-scale reasons, rooted in history and economics, why certain sorts of modern work are both more lucrative and rather more boring than they might have been in the past. Continue reading “Why Work Is So Boring”

Why Work Is So Boring

Woman interrupted during BBC interview

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We have all see the BBC interview where the babies walked in. But what if it happened to the mother? Continue reading “Woman interrupted during BBC interview”

Woman interrupted during BBC interview

The Age of Female Dominance, Brought to You by Robots

The Age of Female Dominance Brought to You by Robots

There’s a lot of speculation on how robots taking over people’s jobs could impact the economy. After all, if nearly half of American jobs are automated in the next 20 years, what will people do? And while automation does include losses of jobs, it could also change what we value when it comes to skill sets.  Continue reading “The Age of Female Dominance, Brought to You by Robots”

The Age of Female Dominance, Brought to You by Robots

Bill Nye on the Nature of Regret

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Bill Nye, of the popular former PBS show Bill Nye the Science Guy, had an untraditional path to stardom. He quit his engineering job in 1986 and started working for a television show. When a guest cancelled, Nye filled in doing “science stuff” under the moniker Bill Nye the Science Guy—which led to over five seasons of his own show. Continue reading “Bill Nye on the Nature of Regret”

Bill Nye on the Nature of Regret

Why You Still Have Time To Change Careers

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We often feel as if we might have run out of time to change career. That’s because we usually have a wrong understanding of time.  Continue reading “Why You Still Have Time To Change Careers”

Why You Still Have Time To Change Careers

Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Perspective That Comes With Motherhood

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg spent a large portion of her legal career advocating for women’s rights and was appointed as the second female justice to the Supreme Court in 1993. In this animated interview, she describes attending law school with a 14-month-old baby at home. Ginsburg attributes some of her career successes to her husband’s flexibility and the experience of being a mother. Continue reading “Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Perspective That Comes With Motherhood”

Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Perspective That Comes With Motherhood