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  1. the cut on tuesdays
    Sarah Koenig Talks About Procrastination and Her Work WifeOn this week’s How I Get It Done podcast episode.
  2. work
    ‘Should I Quit My Job If I Don’t Get Better Projects?’Delicately tell your boss she needs to act if she wants to keep you.
  3. teachers strike
    Here’s Why 32,000 Teachers Are on Strike in Los AngelesEducators are fighting for their students.
  4. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: La La AnthonyThe actress and entrepreneur on the golden days of MTV, her life as an insomniac and why she still has to audition for every part.
  5. work
    This Forum Wants to Give Black Women the Business Network They DeserveBlack Women Raise, a summit that met in New York City, wants to change the conversation on who gets venture capital funding.
  6. ask a boss
    ‘I Hate Talking to My Co-workers in Person!’You might prefer email, but sometimes a face-to-face is unavoidable.
  7. work
    How I Get It Done: Kelly Ripa“I do the show and assume it’s never as good as we think it is and never as bad as I think it is.”
  8. media
    5 Things to Know About Susan Zirinsky, the New Head of CBS NewsThe new president of CBS News is already a media icon.
  9. the wing
    Co-Working Space The Wing Is No Longer Just for WomenIts membership policy has been altered to be more inclusive.
  10. i like this bitch's life
    This Woman Is Making Shawls Sexy, I Swear to YouIn praise of knitting designer Andrea Mowry.
  11. good dogs
    Dog Walkers Are Basically Texting Novels to Pet OwnersMeanwhile, I can’t get a text back.
  12. work
    How I Get It Done: Beauty Expert Olivia ChantecailleThe creative director of Chantecaille on what it’s like working in a family business.
  13. ask a boss
    ‘My Boss Wants Help With Her Dating App Profile!’You need to set boundaries, and talk to her boss.
  14. piece of work
    Nobody Likes Doing Secret Santa at WorkSo why do we keep doing it?
  15. ask a boss
    35 Gifts for Every Type of EmployeeWhen you’re the boss giving gifts to your team, you can find thoughtful things for each person without playing favorites.
  16. work
    How I Get It Done: Jemele HillThe outspoken sports journalist on sexism, Chipotle, and the writing rule she always follows.
  17. the cut on tuesdays
    Artist Amy Sherald Talks About Painting Michelle Obama’s PortraitOn this week’s How I Get It Done podcast episode.
  18. ask a boss
    Rules for Celebrating the Holidays at WorkWhat should you do if a co-worker hits on you at the office party? Do you have to give your boss a gift?
  19. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Eva Chen, Head of Fashion Partnerships at InstagramThe social-media wizard on mom jeans, dad sneakers, and drinking six cups of green tea a day.
  20. ask a boss
    How to Survive the Office Holiday PartyFirst of all, do you really have to go?
  21. piece of work
    What to Do When You Feel Left Out at WorkWorkplace friendships can be their own special kind of hell — especially when you’re not invited.
  22. ask a boss
    How to Write a Perfect Resignation LetterTo leave on good terms, you should have a face-to-face conversation first.
  23. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Elaine Lui of LaineyGossipThe gossip maven on blind items, covering the Oscars, and maintaining a tight schedule.
  24. work
    ‘My Co-worker Is Always Out Sick!’You don’t necessarily have all the facts.
  25. how i get it done
    How This Reporter Stayed Focused After a Trump Insult“I don’t think there has been a better time in my lifetime to be a journalist than right now.”
  26. piece of work
    Meetings Should Be ShorterWe tend to take up the time we’re given, so let’s start with less.
  27. uber
    Next Stop, Uberland: The Onrushing Algorithmic Future of WorkWhat the algorithmically managed lives of Uber drivers tell us about our future.
  28. ask a boss
    How to Write a Cover Letter That Will Get You a JobI’ve read thousands of cover letters in my career. Here are all the elements of an actually good one.
  29. work
    How I Get It Done: Poet Eileen Myles“I come out of an aesthetic that doesn’t want to look like it’s trying too hard. I work really hard!”
  30. piece of work
    Inbox Zero Is Actually Very EasyFor the love of God, delete your emails.
  31. how i get it done
    How 4 of America’s Busiest Women Get It Done“Put me black blazer and a T-shirt, and I’ll go anywhere.”
  32. work
    How I Get It Done: Robin RobertsThe Good Morning America host on practicing optimism, being a better boss, and what she would tell her younger self.
  33. ask a boss
    10 Impressive Questions to Ask in a Job InterviewTo show employers you’re exceptional, and find out if it’s the right job for you.
  34. how i get it done
    How the Woman Who’s Helped Over 500 Women Run for Office Gets It Done“The fountain Diet Dr. Pepper is the way to go. That’s my pre-coffee drink.”
  35. science of us
    I Am Perfectly Happy With My PerfectionismIf wanting to get better is wrong, I don’t want to be right.
  36. work
    How I Get It Done: Bluemercury Founder Marla BeckThe beauty CEO on what changes after you sell your company for $210 million.
  37. ask a boss
    ‘My Best Friend at Work Is Bad at Her Job!’It’s actually better for her if you don’t help her so much.
  38. piece of work
    What Kind of Person Steals Their Co-workers’ Lunch?We talked to a lunch thief to find out.
  39. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Beth Comstock, Former Vice Chair of General Electric“I’ve been to conferences where women were so outnumbered that they turned the ladies’ room into a men’s room.”
  40. parenting
    The Wing Will Soon Offer Short-Term Child CareThe women’s-only co-working space is expanding to babysitting services and children’s classes this winter.
  41. ask a boss
    Are Informational Interview Questions Even Useful?Do not ask, “Will you hire me?” And it depends entirely on your approach.
  42. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Comedy Writer Megan Amram of The Good PlaceThe Good Place writer on drinking too much coffee, becoming a L.A. caricature, and how Twitter changed her career.
  43. science of us
    It’s Astounding How Many Problems Can Be Solved Just by Waking Up EarlyIn times of stress, consider getting up at 5 a.m.
  44. Women and Power: Lauren Simmons on the Power of Being the Only Woman in the RoomAnd why she never feels powerless.
  45. women and power
    Powerful Women Talk About Power (And Powerlessness)(And Powerlessness)
  46. women and power
    What Power Means to Anna Wintour, Nancy Pelosi, Roxane Gay, and MoreThe fourth and final chapter in a series about women and their relationship to power.
  47. women and power
    The First Female Harvard President Was Nicknamed ‘Chainsaw Drew’Civil War scholar Drew Gilpin Faust retired in June after 11 years. During her time, the number of tenured female faculty rose by 47 percent.
  48. women and power
    Jenny Holzer Made Good Things Out of HorrorThe 68-year-old Conceptual artist has become an idol for our online era.
  49. women and power
    What Power Means to Nicole Kidman, Lilly Ledbetter, Tammy Duckworth, and MoreThe third chapter in a series about women and their relationship to power.
  50. science of us
    Why New-Job Anxiety Is Actually GoodHow to reframe stress and self-doubt.
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