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Perspectives

On Grown-up Jobs

There’s no question that I’ve been feeling crappy about one of my current part-time jobs. It’s the job that’s been keeping me secured in school since it pays for my tuition. To some people, having this type of arrangement is ideal and would not warrant any complaining since, at the end of the day, school […]

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Open Thread

This Open Thread Wonders What Should We Be

Kittens. Life is long, days are short, and sometimes, you just get a little bit lost.

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Work

How to Lead a Passionate Life Without Being Passionate About Your Job

I’m all about pursuing your passions. I mean, one of my passions is the idea that doing what you’re passionate about is possible! But with all the talk about doing what you love, it’s easy to get really caught up in figuring out a way to pursue your passion as a career. People worry that […]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Hardly Working

On this lovely Friday, as many of us look forward to the weekend ahead, I thought I’d ask a positive work-related question: what is your favorite job you’ve ever had?

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Work

Women in Academia: The Two Body Problem

The two body problem ““ it sounds like it’d be a physics problem, right? Something to do with gravitational pull between two planets or other celestial bodies is what I think of. But, as people in academia know, the two body problem refers to the problem of relationships between professional academics.

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Life

Ask STFU Jezzies 3/3

I am running out of greetings for Ask STFU Jezzies….but, it’s that time again.  I just have one question today, but I think it’s one we can all identify with, so feel free to weigh in!