We’re ‘The Nod’ Co-Hosts Brittany and Eric, and This Is How We Work

The Nod, the popular Gimlet Media podcast about black life and culture hosted by Brittany Luce and Eric Eddings, is back from summer vacation after completing its first year. Luce and Eddings have been podcasting for a lot longer than that, working on other Gimlet shows and making their independent podcast For Colored…

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How to Deal with Weird Job Interview Questions

Job interviews are nerve-wracking enough—and then you get hit with an odd question like “If you were a tree, what kind of tree would you be?”

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Tough Love: Stale Sandwiches, Awaiting Affection, and Writing a Way Out

You’ve got problems, I’ve got advice. This advice isn’t sugar-coated—in fact, it’s sugar-free, and may even be a little bitter. Welcome to Tough Love.

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“Don’t Be a Know-It-All, Be a Learn-It-All”

If there’s one thing anyone can benefit from in life, it’s always thinking of yourself as a student. It’s okay if you don’t know something as long as you’re willing to learn it.

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The Best Place to Stand at Networking Events for Better Schmoozing

Networking is pretty important to getting a job and building your career, but networking events can sometimes feel like awkward mixers where you don’t know where to stand or who to talk to. One way to make them a little better is to stand in the right spot to catch people just as they’re looking for someone to chat…

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The Best Cities for Starting a Small Business in 2017

If you’re looking to start a small business this year, you might want to know where in the U.S. you’ll have a better shot at keeping it running. These small cities are the best spots to build from the ground up.

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You Can Have 120 Different Outfits With Just a 14-Piece Wardrobe

It’s good to dress to impress, but you don’t have to spend a fortune on a massive wardrobe to do it. In fact, you really only need 14 items.

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Are Video Games Keeping You Unemployed?

Video games keep getting more complex and visually appealing, so it’s no wonder more people are drawn to them nowadays. But this new era of compelling digital entertainment could have a dark side for unemployed young men.

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To Get More Gigs as a Freelancer, Know ‘Why’ You’re Helping Someone

As a freelancer, one of the hardest things to do is to tell potential clients what you’re about and why they should hire you, a.k.a. your elevator pitch. It’s not just about what’s in your spiel, but it’s also about the why that can really make people care.

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How Have You Narrowed the Pay Gap?

Today is Equal Pay Day, which symbolizes how far into the year women work to earn what men did the year before. In addition to pay, many women face different treatment in their careers than their male colleagues. If you’re a woman, what strategies have you used to close the pay, and treatment, gap?

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