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BBC: Would you pay to follow an influencer?

Spooked by plummeting advertising revenue, content creators are hoping that loyal fans will pay up to watch their videos.

NPR: Jobs In The Pandemic: More Are Freelance And May Stay That Way Forever

There's a saying going around these days: The future of work is now — put into overdrive by the pandemic that suddenly...

BBC: Coronavirus: The women who started businesses in lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic has hit businesses hard, leading to sweeping numbers of redundancies and millions of workers being furloughed.

BBC: The challenge of a job that doesn’t meet your needs

Covid-19 has left many people underemployed – in temporary jobs or on reduced hours. How do you make a success out...

AP: Does my employer have to say if a coworker has the virus?

Does my employer have to say if a coworker has the virus? Employers are generally not required to tell...

BBC: The uncertain present and future for recent graduates

Life has shifted amid Covid-19 – and for the Class of 2020, career prospects look different than these recent graduates could have...

BBC: What the future of conferences could look like

Conferences bring large groups of people together to exchange ideas, network and do business. How can the industry ride out the...

CNN: It’s been 6 months of working from home. Here’s what we’ve learned

It's been nearly six months since many companies told employees to go home and start working remotely because of the pandemic.And the...

BBC: The new residency schemes inviting workers abroad

Amid Covid-19, new programmes are popping up that invite workers to settle abroad and work remotely. Could we all soon become...

Reuters: Working from home raises questions about U.S. inequality: Fed panel

In a shift that some experts believe exacerbates already deep inequalities in the U.S. economy, more Americans than ever are working...

CNN: Take your vacation days before you regret it

(CNN) Editor's Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN's Work Transformed newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for...

NPR: How The Pandemic Is Making The Gender Pay Gap Worse

"Mancession" might sound like the name of an awful jazz fusion band, but it's a term that the economist Mark Perry helped...

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[Illinois] Enrollment open for study comparing COVID-19 testing methods

Students, faculty members and staff at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who are asked to quarantine after COVID-19 exposure or a...

[Illinois] SOMI: IN THE ABSENCE OF THINGS | Dec 1-8

A Short Film Written and Performed by SomiDirected by Mariona LloretaTuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7pm CT/8pm ETPresented also in partnership...

[Champaign] Hometown Holiday Shop & Stroll

Dec. 1 - 20Sponsored by Christie Clinic Shop local this holiday season during our Hometown Holiday Shop &...

[Urbana] Candy House Creations at Home!

Saturday, December 5, 1-4pmMake at your house!All Ages - Under 15 with adult Get into the...