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  1. how i get it done
    How TV Personality Bevy Smith Gets It DoneOn painting in the bathtub, avoiding burnout, and not fearing the word “no.”
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    How Author Jacqueline Woodson Gets It DoneThe MacArthur fellow on morning podcasts, afternoon writing time, and evening dinner-table talk.
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    How I Get It Done: Bridgerton Producer Betsy Beers“The great thing about people is that they love to share their knowledge. They love to tell you what they know.”
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    How a Nap Guru Gets It DoneCommunity activist Tricia Hersey sees rest as resistance and reparation.
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    How A Vaccine Whisperer Gets It DoneAs the founder of the Vaccine Confidence Project, a nonprofit monitoring and addressing public trust in vaccines, Heidi Larson has never been busier.
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    How Elmhurst Hospital’s Chief Medical Officer Gets It DoneAt 82 years old, Dr. Jasmin Moshirpur is high-risk should she contract COVID. But she shows up to work every day, supporting her staff and patients.
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    ‘Should I Give My Boss a Holiday Gift?’All your questions about holiday gift-giving at work, answered.
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    How Debbie Allen Gets It Done“I want my students to command their beauty, their time, their space, and just be who they are destined to be.”
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    How Instagram’s Favorite Teen Comedian Gets It DoneTalking to pandemic breakout star Elsa Majimbo about self-confidence, embracing the awkward, and newfound internet fame.
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    How Vice News Correspondent Paola Ramos Gets It DoneOn Latinx identity, her new book, imposter syndrome, and the importance of calling your parents.
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    How a Model Turned Muay-Thai Fighter Gets It DoneTalking to Mia Kang about Zoom photo shoots, blocking trolls, and self-soothing with skin care.
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    How Leading Civil-Rights Attorney Vanita Gupta Gets It Done“Voting isn’t enough to make change, but everything can be changed if you vote.”
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    How a MacArthur ‘Genius’ Scientist Gets It DonePolina V. Lishko’s work could change the future of birth control.
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    How a Death Doula Gets It DoneAlua Arthur is a leader in the field of death work, and has guided thousands of people and their loved ones through the end-of-life process.
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    How I Get It Done: Architectural Digest Editor-in-Chief Amy AstleyOn making a magazine remotely, WFH interruptions, and giving readers a “big wow.”
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    How I Get It Done: Phara Souffrant ForrestTalking to the New York State assembly candidate about campaigning while working as a nurse amid the pandemic.
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    How I Get It Done: Disability-Rights Activist Judy HeumannTalking to one of the stars of Crip Camp about working from home, disability representation, and the importance of organizing with different groups.
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    What It’s Like to Be a Firefighter in California Right NowTalking to a Los Angeles firefighter about this year’s unprecedented wildfires.
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    How I Get It Done: Poet Elizabeth Alexander“I think that women are the masters of finding and using bits of time.”
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    How I Get it Done: Writer Akwaeke Emezi“Right now, I have a list of about 15 books that I have to write, and I’m only on number eight.”
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    How I Get It Done: Marie Claire Editor-in-Chief Aya KanaiFrom a morning walk over the Brooklyn Bridge to working her way through a 25-pound bag of lentils.
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    How I Get It Done: Dead to Me Creator Liz FeldmanOn pitching a comedy series about grief, learning to trust her gut, and the challenges of a virtual writers’ room.
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    How I Get It Done: TV Host Cari ChampionOn knowing what she’s worth, going vegan, and her new Vice show, Stick to Sports.
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    How the Publisher of Simon & Schuster Gets It DoneDana Canedy is one of the most powerful women in publishing.
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    How to Write a Cover Letter That Will Get You a JobI’ve read thousands of cover letters in my career. Here are all the elements of an actually good one.
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    How America’s Leading Aerosol Expert Gets It DoneDr. Linsey Marr’s research on viral transmission has never been more urgent.
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    How I Get It Done: Cultural Critic Rebecca Carroll“We can talk about dismantling systemic racism, but the main thing that we have to do is dismantle the way people are thinking.”
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    How I Get It Done: Writer and Activist Raquel Willis“I want to be someone holding the door open for the next person that comes through.”
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    How I Get It Done: Representative Ilhan Omar“I believe if you want to make change, we have to be as bold as we can.”
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    How a ‘Climate Psychologist’ Gets It DoneMargaret Klein Salamon has built her career around helping people cope with climate grief and take action.
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    How the Acting Head of Planned Parenthood Gets It DoneAlexis McGill Johnson is leading the organization as it challenges states that are using the coronavirus pandemic as an excuse to ban abortion.
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    How I Get It Done: Shania Twain“It’s busy to be Shania.”
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    Job Interview Tips: How to Survive 10 Awkward SituationsWhat should you say when you don’t know the answer to a question? How do you explain you were fired?
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    How I Get It Done: Face the Nation Host Margaret BrennanTalking to the Sunday morning talk-show host about the pressure of interviewing top government officials on live TV.
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    How I Get It Done: Parul Sehgal, Book CriticThe New York Times critic is known for her clear-eyed, razor sharp reviews, such as her recent dissection of the controversial novel American Dirt.
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    How a Fierce Legal Advocate for Abortion Rights Gets It DoneNancy Northup is the president of the Center for Reproductive Rights, which will argue a case before the Supreme Court next month.
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    The Women Who Want to Change the Way You Dress for WorkHow the M.M. LaFleur co-founders get it done.
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    How to Make a Résumé Interviewers Actually Want to ReadHiring managers spend about 20 seconds scanning a résumé. Here’s how to get their attention.
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    How a Flight-Attendant Union Leader Gets It DoneSara Nelson is the woman credited with helping to end last year’s government shutdown.
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    How I Get It Done: Who What Wear Co-founder Hillary Kerr“My brain is always ‘on’ to some degree, because you don’t know where the next idea is going to come from.”
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    How I Get It Done: R&B Star Macy Gray“You can plan to death, but life does what it wants. You just deal with it.”
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    How Cheer’s Superstar Coach Monica Gets It DoneThe champion cheerleading coach on pushing athletes to perform at their best, and balancing ambition with serious safety risks.
  43. ask a boss
    10 Impressive Questions to Ask in a Job InterviewTo show employers you’re exceptional, and find out if it’s the right job for you.
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    How I Get It Done: InStyle Editor-in-Chief Laura BrownOn taking multiple showers a day, meditating in Ubers, and eating dinner at 5:30 p.m.
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    How a Celebrity Fitness Guru Gets It DoneTaryn Toomey, CEO of The Class, on breath work, her daily uniform, and dealing with self-loathing.
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    How I Get It Done: Stitch Fix CEO Katrina LakeThe entrepreneur on changing career paths, cold calling, and her once-a-week date night.
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    How a Celebrity Wedding Planner Gets It DoneJung Lee has designed glamorous events for everyone from Katy Perry to Ronan Farrow.
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    How a Cult-Favorite Architect Gets It DoneKnown for her glamorous townhouse renovations, Elizabeth Roberts has been credited with redefining luxurious New York City living.
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    How Etsy’s Trend Expert Gets It DoneDayna Isom Johnson has made a career out of identifying emerging trends.
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    How I Get It Done: Artist Mickalene Thomas“To choose to create art is definitely a courageous act. It’s not easy, ever, by any means.”
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