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CNN: Here’s why 2021 could be a big year for labor unions

Rarely has the chasm between rank-and-file-workers and the extremely wealthy been this wide. While millions of people have lost jobs, gone hungry...

NPR: How To Ask For A Raise: Know Your Value (And Bring The Evidence)

Before you even think about stepping into your boss's office, take a moment to consider the fact that you're already a professional...

NPR: Alabama: The Newest Union Battleground

Through March 30, almost 6,000 Amazon workers are voting on a potentially groundbreaking decision: whether to form the company's first unionized warehouse...

Reuters: Lithuania’s locked-down ballet and opera take to TikTok

VILNIUS (Reuters) - Lithuania’s national opera and ballet theatre has turned to TikTok to reach audiences during lockdown, attracting millions of views...

CNN: Sorry, millennials. The 😂 emoji isn’t cool anymore

New York (CNN Business)Bad news for people who frequently use the 😂 emoji: It is no longer cool.

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...

Anouncement

Provost Cangellaris leaving Illinois to lead Saudi Arabian university

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris will leave the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in August...

[Illinois] Dump and Run

Dump and Run keeps over 30 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and...

[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...