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  1. how i get it done
    NPR Reporter Nina Totenberg Watches Billions After a Day at the Supreme Court“Everybody is such an odious character.”
  2. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Hadestown Director Rachel ChavkinThe Tony award-winning director on sexism, surrogacy and working with her friends.
  3. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Carine Roitfeld Would Like to Be a BrandThe French fashion editor on launching perfume, watching Netflix, and learning from Karl Lagerfeld.
  4. work
    How I Get It Done: Elizabeth GilbertThe memoirist and author of Eat Pray Love on taking multiple baths a day, dancing every morning, and writing her new book, City of Girls.
  5. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Melinda Gates Drinks Coffee Until 1 P.M.She has a new book, The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World.
  6. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Illustrator Lisa Hanawalt“Crying is a great stress release. It’s too bad that crying frightens everyone if you do it publicly.”
  7. work
    How I Get It Done: Reformation Founder Yael AflaloOn harnessing human laziness in the service of sustainability.
  8. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Brené Brown, Research Professor at the University of HoustonOn “vulnerability hangovers,” swimming, and being an introvert.
  9. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Audrey Gelman, Co-Founder and CEO of The WingOn working while pregnant, color-coding her email, and washing dishes at The Wing.
  10. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Esther McGowan, Executive Director of Visual AIDSOn managing 30 events a year for an arts nonprofit.
  11. work
    How I Get It Done: Bon Appétit’s Food Director Gets Super Competitive at the Gym“In a workout class I would find a 28-year-old man and be like, ‘I’m going to beat you!’”
  12. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Today Show Tech Expert Katie LinendollOn traveling 285 days a year and maintaining a fleet of drones.
  13. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Natural Beauty CEO Tata HarperOn working out of a barn filled with standing desks.
  14. ask a boss
    How to Negotiate a Salary After a Job Offer: 6 Tips to Get More MoneyThe safest time to bring it up, what to say in two sentences, and more.
  15. work
    How I Get It Done: WeWork’s Julie Rice Always Takes the Stairs“I’ve walked up 71 flights with my heels in hand.”
  16. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Beauty Blogger Huda KattanOn making a morning motivation playlist, working with her husband, and being too busy to pee.
  17. get that money
    How to Ask for a RaiseBefore approaching your boss, here’s everything you should know.
  18. work
    How I Get It Done: Saturday Night Live’s Aidy BryantThe comedian worked two jobs six days a week while creating the new comedy series Shrill, which premieres on Hulu this Friday.
  19. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Today Show Host Hoda KotbFrom drinking wine at 10 a.m. to winding down with Candy Crush.
  20. work
    How I Get It Done: SoulCycle CEO Melanie WhelanThe cycling executive shares a surprising way to impress your boss.
  21. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Amy SedarisThe actress and comedian on rabbit care and getting wellness tips from Justin Theroux.
  22. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Sex and the City Author Candace BushnellOn life after 50, dating apps, and why she only writes standing up.
  23. how i get it done
    How to Survive Being a Freshman in D.C.For 32-year-old Congresswoman Lauren Underwood, living with a roommate is key.
  24. work
    How I Get It Done: Merchants of Truth author Jill AbramsonThe former New York Times executive editor is a gym rat who relishes time with her grandchildren and never records her interviews.
  25. work
    How I Get It Done: MAKERS Founder Dyllan McGeeThe filmmaker and activist talks about her daily hair dilemmas, the importance of getting eight hours of sleep, and what makes a MAKER.
  26. work
    How I Get It Done: Chef Missy Robbins“At the end of the day, there’s no point in having all these businesses if all you do is work.”
  27. work
    How I Get It Done: Kelly Ripa“I do the show and assume it’s never as good as we think it is and never as bad as I think it is.”
  28. work
    How I Get It Done: Beauty Expert Olivia ChantecailleThe creative director of Chantecaille on what it’s like working in a family business.
  29. work
    How I Get It Done: Jemele HillThe outspoken sports journalist on sexism, Chipotle, and the writing rule she always follows.
  30. ask a boss
    Rules for Celebrating the Holidays at WorkWhat should you do if a co-worker hits on you at the office party? Do you have to give your boss a gift?
  31. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Eva Chen, Head of Fashion Partnerships at InstagramThe social-media wizard on mom jeans, dad sneakers, and drinking six cups of green tea a day.
  32. how i get it done
    How This Reporter Stayed Focused After a Trump Insult“I don’t think there has been a better time in my lifetime to be a journalist than right now.”
  33. ask a boss
    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.
  34. work
    How I Get It Done: Poet Eileen Myles“I come out of an aesthetic that doesn’t want to look like it’s trying too hard. I work really hard!”
  35. 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.
  36. how i get it done
    How the Woman Who’s Helped Over 500 Women Run for Office Gets It Done“The fountain Diet Dr. Pepper is the way to go. That’s my pre-coffee drink.”
  37. work
    How I Get It Done: Bluemercury Founder Marla BeckThe beauty CEO on what changes after you sell your company for $210 million.
  38. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Beth Comstock, Former Vice Chair of General Electric“I’ve been to conferences where women were so outnumbered that they turned the ladies’ room into a men’s room.”
  39. work
    How I Get It Done: Michele Outland of Bon AppétitThe creative director on redesigning the magazine, CBD oil, and her mom’s Korean cooking.
  40. work
    How I Get It Done: Handbag Designer Clare VivierThe founder of the Clare V line has been supplying cool girls with bags for a decade now. Here’s her advice for making it in fashion.
  41. work
    How I Get It Done: Amanda Chantal Bacon, Founder and Owner of Moon Juice“Trashy instant coffee with spirit dust or sex dust — I love that.”
  42. work
    How I Get It Done: QVC Star Josie MaranThe model turned beauty entrepreneur belongs to a secret society for frequent fliers and sometimes works for 36 hours straight.
  43. work
    How I Get It Done: Ariel Palitz, New York City’s First “Nightlife Mayor”The head of the city’s new Office of Nightlife on adjusting to office life and whether New York is losing its edge.
  44. work
    How I Get It Done: Mara Brock Akil, Creator of GirlfriendsThe writer, director, and producer on working with her husband and wearing men’s clothing on set.
  45. work
    How I Get It Done: Gloria Steinem“Most people must work to live, but some of us live to work.”
  46. ask a boss
    ‘How Should I Explain My Weaknesses in a Job Interview?’Do not say, “I’m a perfectionist” or “I work too hard.”
  47. ask a boss
    ‘I Was Tricked Into Being an Executive Assistant!’Talk to your boss as soon as you can.
  48. ask a boss
    ‘How Do I Explain Reasons for Leaving a Previous Job?’Here’s what to say if you were laid off, fired, or if you hated your boss.
  49. my two cents
    How to Take Maternity Leave When You’re a FreelancerIt can feel like uncharted territory when you’re your own boss.
  50. ask a boss
    ‘Should I Use a Job Offer to Get a Raise at My Current Job?’It’s not a good sign if the only way to get paid what you’re worth is to threaten to leave.
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