Jobs wanted, Harvard analysts suggest Rx for America’s unemployment doldrums

Resume Bear

One unsettling likely reality is that blue-collar workers may never again enjoy the job security and prosperity they had in the mid-20th century, when unions were strong and industry giants like American automakers reigned supreme. Stronger union protections would help to reverse the trend of declining benefits and job security in working-class occupations in service and manufacturing, he added. While parts of the U.S.

What I’m reading. Really.

Penelope Trunk

Have an online book club. Children’s books. Except children’s books. It used to be that I could tell myself I’m saving them for my kids, but I can tell you with certainty that they are not into my collection of Maira Kalman books. We have picture books all over the house. Actually, there’s a book in my stack about a woman who donates her stacks to a library.). So really, we are all in a book club together.

2013 71

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Mindfulness makes you more productive | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

So I get about ten zillion books in the mail because publishers ignore the fact that most book reviews on this blog simply say why I didn’t like the book. So I get this book in the mail – The Power of Slow: 101 Ways to Save Time in Our 24/7 World – and for some reason I find myself reading it during violin practice. I forced myself to put the book down. But I liked the book. Very practical books. I forced myself to put the book down."

2010 69

The Employee Engagement Wholehearted Dialogue: Denise Bissonnette and David Zinger

David Zinger

Meaning, you know, wholehearted engagement requires that somebody’s home and that we know who that somebody is, and I think we’ve all experienced how we come to define ourselves with labels, you know, I’m a tourist, I’m an E and a P, he’s a type-A personality, a leader, she’s management, he’s frontline, he’s union, she’s temp… Like how do we free other people and ourselves from these very small kinds of identities? Dialogue with Denise Bissonnette on Wholehearted Engagement.

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My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL Posted to: Women October 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don't usually post clips of myself when I go on TV. But I'm posting this one, where I talk about trying to get an abortion in Wisconsin and end up with a miscarriage at work instead.

2009 81