Flipside Crypto’s Balter Talks Uber, #MeToo, Cryptocurrencies

Imarticus Learning

The past year was a turbulent one for the tech industry. There was a new controversy seemingly every week, whether it was Uber’s myriad scandals ; more personal data breaches ; Russia’s use of social media and other online platforms to try and influence U.S.

Four of America’s Favorite Organic Restaurants

Ms. Career Girl

Pressed: Boston, Massachusetts. With several locations around Boston, Pressed provides residents and visitors a healthy fix no matter where they live or which Boston area hotel might be their home away from home. Urban Beets Cafe & Juicery : Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

800 will work in Johnson Controls’ new West Allis, Wisconsin office : Operation will focus on company’s power solutions business. Carbonite’s new Boston, Massachusetts HQ has space for 400 : Online backup firm will have space to add 150 new employees.

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Networking means making real friends.

Penelope Trunk

I took my kids to a four-day music workshop in Boston. Now we are tourists in Boston. So I go through my list of people who I know who I would want to hang out with in Boston, and the list is really long. We have a bit of a cash problem here in Boston.

3 Rules high achievers never break

Penelope Trunk

Partly because it was 50 degrees in Wisconsin this spring, and partly because my bulbs probably have some sort of photosynthesis version of schizophrenia since I planted fall bulbs during a blizzard in Janurary. Matthew and Yefet arrive from Wisconsin.

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What I’m reading. Really.

Penelope Trunk

Here’s a sampling: Here’s a link to show you why Boston is racist and what the stereotypes are of other cities you love to hate—or just didn’t have the right information to hate. We don’t have food delivery web sites in rural Wisconsin. Willem de Kooning.

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Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

And I’ve lived in Wisconsin, where, I’m not kidding about this, almost everyone will tell you they are happy. But you can trust me on this, Wisconsin does not offer a lot of choices and opportunities. Now I’m going to preemptively rip on everyone who thinks they are going to comment here about Wisconsin. Wisconsin does have things that are world-class: Football , beer , cheese , PETA-inflaming bioscience departments. People don’t live in Wisconsin because of that.

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How to express your true self at work | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by GenerationXpert on September 2, 2010 at 10:42 am | permalink | Reply Brazen Careerist should have a contest where the prize is a trip to Wisconsin to spend the day with you guys at your office because it sounds a lot more interesting than other work places.

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Turning point | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Will the state of Wisconsin recognize that you're married? Posted by Anna on April 20, 2010 at 9:05 am | permalink | Reply Why would the state of Wisconsin not recognize the marriage? Welcome to Wisconsin Pen. Is this your first time here?

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Productivity is about finding space | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I remember when I taught creative writing to freshmen at Boston University. Posted by live in wisconsin on April 12, 2010 at 7:04 pm | permalink | Reply Thank you for the pleasant moment. Is this your first time here?

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How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

We just returned from our local county fair (in Wisconsin) where my daughter showed a Hereford steer. But I don't think cattle breeding in Wisconsin is going to make your fortune. Is this your first time here?

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You can be happier by reading this post | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I have never been surrounded by happy people until I lived in Wisconsin. Wisconsin does quite well :) I am at a crossroads, maybe. If you ask a bunch of people in Wisconsin if they're happy, they'll just say yes. I had a comfortable, relatively happy life in Boston but got antsy and moved to Budapest because I wanted to experience new things. Is this your first time here?

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Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Racist clown as ringleader in a stadium full of people doing a minstrel show in Madison, Wisconsin. Clearly not the young men and women brought up in Wisconsin. Step out of Madison even a little, and Wisconsin is a pretty conservative (i.e., Posted by Wisconsin girl on January 18, 2010 at 10:07 am | permalink | Reply I have a question: don't people hate America if they salute the Confederate flag? Is this your first time here?

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First, be honest about what you want | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Penelope Posted by Penelope Trunk on November 3, 2009 at 9:52 am | permalink | Reply Wisconsin has tighter non-marital definitions than other States. Posted by Caitlin on November 3, 2009 at 4:08 pm | permalink | Reply When my Wisconsin husband and I were first married we lived on his family's farm. I've since moved away and have lived and/or spend considerable time in the Pacific NW, Southern California, the Carolinas, Boston, and New York City. On Wisconsin!

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Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

Penelope Trunk

The outcry crosses state boundaries from Wisconsin to Illinois, and sometimes, I think they are googling terms like Penelope Trunk and sex. Six Sex Scenes ( my 1994 master's thesis, graduate program for english, Boston Univ. " Because I came here, and I married a cheesehead, and I got Wisconsin in-laws. I too married into a Wisconsin farm family. Posted by Wisconsin girl on November 26, 2009 at 12:58 am | permalink | Reply God, I love your chutzpah.

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Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car.

Penelope Trunk

Have I told you that now that I live in Wisconsin I have taken to drinking gas station coffee? I mean, there’s the Wisconsin ID department, and the driver’s license department, and the car registration people, and you can even get a passport photo taken here. Posted by Cat in Boston on December 1, 2009 at 10:12 am | permalink | Reply Did you know that your car will have its VIN printed on it…either on a plate on the dash, or on the inside of the driver car door?

2009 87

What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

I have gone from being nearly broke in NYC , moving to Wisconsin , starting a company , getting a divorce , traveling every week , while I’m trying to raise kids. Posted by Cat in Boston on November 18, 2009 at 2:43 pm | permalink | Reply Making regular blog posts while keeping the content interest is a tough choir, especially when you have a fairly young blog like mine. Is this your first time here?

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

Penelope Trunk

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. Sidenote, I notice a hint of a Wisconsin accent. 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

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Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

Penelope Trunk

You're using your influence to empower women to not apologize every single day of their lives for stuff like having a miscarriage at work or the fact that they should have the right to choose abortion in Wisconsin, and on their own time-frame rather than the state's. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Shifting the balance of power. Mainstream media stinks.)

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Years ago, I worked in a rural bank, located in a small Wisconsin town similar to Darlington. I do know Wisconsin farmer's though. My Wisconsin farmer lives in Hawaii now, because I didn't take the leap of faith. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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

Penelope Trunk

But if you're interested, you might check out this link: [link] Posted by Alex @ Happiness in this World on February 22, 2010 at 1:09 pm | permalink | Reply See also this recent Boston Globe column on Harvard social psychologist Ellen J. link] Posted by From Wisconsin on February 22, 2010 at 2:58 pm | permalink | Reply I love how your posts are written as advise, when they are really a bunch of questions. Is this your first time here?

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The idea of paying for a liberal arts education is over.

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