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“The Daily Show’s” Michelle Wolf to roast Trump at White House Correspondents Dinner

Caustic comic Michelle Wolf is coming up in the world. The seasoned late night TV writer and Daily Show contributor recently booked her own weekly talk show on Netflix, and now she’s just been

On its 10th birthday, Airbnb just launched high-end options to lure discerning travelers

Airbnb is giving its homes a new sheen with the launch of high-end tiers aimed at offering travelers more consistency. The company is announcing new premium options today at San Francisco’s
How To Show Your Boss That You’re Worthy Of Bigger Responsibilities

How To Show Your Boss That You’re Worthy Of Bigger Responsibilities

Do these things to earn your manager’s trust. You got your degree and have been putting in your time in the workforce ever since–so much so that you’ve grown to become a pretty skilled employee as a
“Parks & Rec” Creator And Cast Say Knope To NRA Tweeting GIFs Of The Show

“Parks & Rec” Creator And Cast Say Knope To NRA Tweeting GIFs Of The Show

The NRA tweeted a GIF from “Parks and Recreation” and some people who worked on the show are not having it. What: A response to the NRA’s use of a Parks and Recreation GIF in a tweet.Read Full Story
These are the best places in the world to be your own boss

These are the best places in the world to be your own boss

At the current rate of growth, U.S. freelancers (now 57.3 million strong) will be the majority of workers in the next 10 years, according to the annual “Freelancing in America” survey by Upwork and
Ask These Six Questions Before Firing Off Your Resume

Ask These Six Questions Before Firing Off Your Resume

Resume errors are far too easy to make. Asking these six questions can stop you from making these mistakes. They say only three things are certain in life: death, taxes, and making a mistake on your
How Trump Is Changing The Landscape Of Hate In America

How Trump Is Changing The Landscape Of Hate In America

The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Year in Hate and Extremism finds that the president’s first year in office created disturbing growth among extremist groups. An alt-right rally in Charlottesville
These are the worst job interview behaviors that will cost you the gig

These are the worst job interview behaviors that will cost you the gig

If you’re among the nearly half of working Americans looking to change jobs this year, a new survey from Harris Poll on behalf of CareerBuilder has some tips on what not to do. The survey polled just
This interactive map shows just how much your state protects you against unfair pay practices

This interactive map shows just how much your state protects you against unfair pay practices

In the absence of federal policy on pay equity (a decision from the EEOC on the Obama-era mandate requiring companies with over 100 employees to report pay data by race, ethnicity, and gender is
New Lawsuit Claims “The Shape Of Water” Ripped Off A 1969 Play

New Lawsuit Claims “The Shape Of Water” Ripped Off A 1969 Play

Guillermo del Toro’s Oscar-nominated film faces a lawsuit alleging plagiarism of playwright Paul Zindel’s play “Let Me Hear You Whisper.” The Shape of Water has the most Academy Award nominations this
Five Things To Do When You’ve Exhausted All The Job Boards

Five Things To Do When You’ve Exhausted All The Job Boards

If your job hunt has stalled, try one of these tactics to get out of your rut. You’re scanning the job boards daily, but there just aren’t any new listings that catch your eye or fit your experience
Chèlbè Founder Diana Delva Helps Tall Women Hit New Fashion Heights

Chèlbè Founder Diana Delva Helps Tall Women Hit New Fashion Heights

Frustrated by the lack of stylish options for tall women, pro basketball athlete and designer Diana Delva launched her own direct-to-consumer clothing label. When designer Diana Delva was in middle
Parkland Shooting Survivors Just Proved Only Teens Should Interview Politicians

Parkland Shooting Survivors Just Proved Only Teens Should Interview Politicians

During CNN’s #StudentsStandUp event last night, some survivors from the Parkland shooting questioned politicians in a way we’re not used to seeing. “People buy into my agenda,” Marco Rubio blustered,
FCC net neutrality rules: The countdown for legal challenges starts right now

FCC net neutrality rules: The countdown for legal challenges starts right now

By publishing its plan to roll back net neutrality regulations in the Federal Register, FCC sets the clock for opposition from lawsuits and Congressional action. It’s not over till it’s over. And for
Glossier snags another $52 million in funding, in the name of customer experience

Glossier snags another $52 million in funding, in the name of customer experience

Barely a year after closing its series B round, the cult beauty brand has locked down another cash infusion. Glossier just received $52 million in Series C funding, its biggest round to date, led by
“I Felt Like I Was Representing Every Black And Young Person”

“I Felt Like I Was Representing Every Black And Young Person”

Dionna McPhatter shares the challenges of being a young black woman in the old boys’ club. Marketing has historically been one of those industries that runs on putting consumers into neat demographic
Ellen quizzed Bill Gates on the cost of groceries. He failed.

Ellen quizzed Bill Gates on the cost of groceries. He failed.

Microsoft founder Bill Gates knows a lot of things, but the price of Tide Pods is not one of them. The tech billionaire made his first appearance on Ellen Degeneres’s talk show on Wednesday to play
Maybe this is why creepy brands don’t care if they’re creepy

Maybe this is why creepy brands don’t care if they’re creepy

Remember that super-creepy ad for slim-fit pants that followed you all around the internet and kept popping up in your Facebook news feed last week? Well, chances are the fashion brand behind it knows
Eight Simple Questions To Rescue Every Burned-Out Entrepreneur

Eight Simple Questions To Rescue Every Burned-Out Entrepreneur

Overwhelmed? Put down your phone, close your inbox, and grab a pen and paper. This simple exercise can help the most stressed-out founder reconnect with what matters. Starting a business can be
“I’m Not Taken Seriously”: Teen Designer Shami Oshun Forges Her Own Path

“I’m Not Taken Seriously”: Teen Designer Shami Oshun Forges Her Own Path

African-American designer Shami Oshun, 18, doesn’t see many women like her in the fashion industry. So she’s busy blazing her own trail. It didn’t dawn on 18-year-old Shami Oshun that she was