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CNN: Some delivery workers have no choice but to bring their kids along during the pandemic

(CNN Business)For Ashley Vincent, a single mom in Binghamton, New York, delivering for DoorDash often requires some negotiation with her seven-year-old son....

CNN: A new app can turn any parent into a coaching whiz

(CNN Business)Have you ever been stared down by a group of 6-year olds, all waiting for you to tell them what they...

NPR: The Power of Humor

Here at The Indicator, we like a good laugh. It's not that we don't take our job seriously, but we do believe...

Why cooking and baking fill a void

At the beginning of lockdown in 2020, as the Covid-19 pandemic was worsening around the globe, many of us had that one...

NPR: Is Your 401(k) Colluding To Make Cereal More Expensive?

Michael Sinkinson is a Count Chocula guy. Sure, it's not the healthiest breakfast. But he finds what General Mills describes as "the...

CNN: It’s review season: Here’s how to talk to your boss

It's that time of year again...review season. Was that a groan? I get it, performance reviews are tough during...

AP: Michelin France stars awarded in virtual ceremony

PARIS (AP) — France’s Michelin Guide, which has long served as a bible for foodies, is adapting its awards ceremony in Paris...

CNN: How to handle your performance review in the middle of a pandemic

"No one likes performance reviews. People don't like giving them, employees don't like getting them and Human Resources doesn't like coordinating them,"...

CNN: The benefits of approaching this year like a total newbie

(CNN)Midway through his mission to learn chess, Tom Vanderbilt found himself facing off against an 8-year-old child.

NPR: One Page At A Time, Jess Wade Is Changing Wikipedia

By day, Jess Wade is an experimental physicist at Imperial College London. But at night, she's a contributor to Wikipedia — where she writes...

Reuters: Starting a job? Dream big and don’t be afraid to fail, says Wella CEO

As a little girl who spoke no English when she moved to the United States from Taiwan, Annie Young-Scrivner learned early on...

CNN: College student offers free tutoring service to kids of frontline workers

Hoping to give back to the frontline workers who have risked their lives throughout the pandemic, a college student has created a...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...