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  1. your next move
    ‘I’m Tired of Dealing With Incompetent Co-workers’You need to communicate your boundaries — repeatedly.
  2. first person
    A Month in a Tuscan Villa Didn’t Fix My BurnoutIt’s easy to have perspective at the birthplace of the Renaissance. But what about when rent’s due?
  3. stop the hustle
    ‘She Said’ Is My Workaholic NightmareI wish journalism movies would stop glorifying hustle culture.
  4. how i get it done
    Queen Latifah Shares Her Secret to Staying Young“I want to be 90 years old, still feeling like I can connect to the youth.”
  5. parenting
    Day Care Is BrokenIt’s hard to escape the feeling that the current system is conspiring to push women out of the workforce.
  6. ask a boss
    ‘I’m Working Remotely, But My Company Won’t Let Me Move Out of State’When you’re already remote, it’s easy to think, What difference does it make whether I’m working ten miles away or across the country?
  7. how i get it done
    Phoebe Robinson Gets Past Writer’s Block With Help From BonoDo Not Disturb mode comes in handy too.
  8. ask a boss
    41 Gifts for Every Type of EmployeeWhen you’re the boss giving gifts to your team, you can find thoughtful things for each person without playing favorites.
  9. how i get it done
    How ABC News President Kim Godwin Gets It DoneShe took time out of her 15-hour workday to tell us about her first year as the first Black woman to serve as a network news president.
  10. how i got this business
    Anna Meacham Is a Problem SolverEmpathy comes first for the head of Huxley, a talent agency for multi-hyphenates.
  11. minding our business
    Working With Family Is Actually PossibleKaitlin and Sarah Leung, sisters who run the popular food blog “The Woks of Life” with their parents, on the business of family business.
  12. how i got this business
    They Started a Business While BankruptAlex Naranjo and Marlene Vargas relied on prayer and perpetual yard sales to start House of Intuition.
  13. my biggest setback
    How This Around-the-Way Girl Found Glamorous SuccessMia Ray of Glam-aholic Lifestyle on the power of figuring it out on her own.
  14. my biggest setback
    It’s Hard to Be the FirstBloomi founder Rebecca Alvarez on how history-making success doesn’t come easy — even after you already have it.
  15. minding our business
    Nail That Next Job InterviewRaeshem Nijhon, the founder and executive producer of Culture House, is all about the “superstrong follow-up.”
  16. how i got this business
    The New College Grad Giving Artists Their DueWhile still in school, Charlie Jarvis co-founded a tech platform to change how the art world works. It’s about time.
  17. my biggest setback
    Why Do You Have to Do It All?An unplanned pregnancy and the pandemic forced Splendid Spoon founder Nicole Centeno to rethink her business’s entire structure.
  18. how i got this business
    Eliza Blank’s Houseplant EmpireHow The Sill founder elevated plants from gardening catalogues to high-design concept stores.
  19. how i got this business
    This Ex–Sephora Exec’s Lipstick Brand Isn’t Like the RestHow Margarita Arriagada took her mom’s most prized possession and turned it into a luxury beauty business.
  20. how i got this business
    How Horny Tumblr Inspired This Ethical Porn App for Your Ears“Tumblr walked so Quinn could run.”
  21. ask a boss
    ‘My Boss Demands Unrealistic Timelines When Assigning Me Work’At this point she’s learned from experience that if she pushes you, you’ll find a way to get it done.
  22. minding our business
    Actually, Quitting Can Be a Very Good ChoiceLauren Kleinman had it all until she thought, This is the last Monday meeting I’m going to go to. She runs her own meetings now.
  23. how i get it done
    How Hairstylist Nikki Nelms, the ‘Hair MacGyver,’ Gets It Done“I have to be at my best for my clients. And I will only be good for them if I’m good to myself.”
  24. how i get it done
    Katy Perry Cures Her Hangovers With MeditationHow the multiplatinum pop star gets it done.
  25. work
    Has the Surgeon General Been on ‘Quiet Quitting’ TikTok?Dr. Vivek Murthy says toxic workplaces are harmful for mental and physical health.
  26. ask a boss
    ‘Should I Put More Effort Into Making Friends at Work?’There’s a really big middle ground between seeking out friendships at work and deliberately avoiding them: just being pleasant and friendly.
  27. how i get it done
    Shanta Thake Put a Disco Ball in Lincoln CenterAs the institution’s chief artistic officer, her top priority is pushing beyond the confines of traditional classical music.
  28. how i get it done
    Camila Mendes Is Taking Control of Her Career“I don’t want to be ‘for hire’ as much as I want to be a boss.”
  29. ask a boss
    ‘How Do I Say No to Administrative Tasks That Aren’t My Responsibility?’Once you start doing them, it can be hard to stop, because you become the person with the track record of doing them well.
  30. how i get it done
    How Pantheon Editor Concepción de León Gets It DoneShe doesn’t write about self-help anymore, but she still had a lot of valuable career, money, and life advice to share.
  31. how i get it done
    How Hanifa Designer Anifa Mvuemba Gets It Done During Fashion Week“My team knows when I’m in New York it’s for work, but it’s also me enjoying myself.”
  32. how i get it done
    How Stylist Zerina Akers Gets It Done During Fashion Week“There’s industry hours and then there’s New York City hours.”
  33. how i get it done
    How Makeup Artist Katie Jane Hughes Gets It Done During Fashion Week“I feel weirdly unfulfilled if I wake up at nine o’clock; I feel like I’ve wasted half of my day.”
  34. first person
    I Changed Everything. Now What?An interstate move, two new jobs, and one serious relationship later, I’ve learned something about the limits of starting over.
  35. piece of work
    31 Ideas for the Next Time You Need a ‘Fun Fact’We could all use a little help.
  36. how i get it done
    How Manicurist Jin Soon Choi Gets It Done During Fashion Week“If one hour before the show we still have models to do, my heart starts pounding. I want everything done without any delay or drama.”
  37. ambition
    Even Kelly Ripa Has to Deal With Sexist Bulls- - - at WorkAs the Live! host writes in her new collection of essays, seniority is a “masculine word.”
  38. how i get it done
    How Über-Publicist Gia Kuan Gets It Done During Fashion Week“People would be shocked. It takes me maybe three minutes to deal with my makeup, do my hair, and get out the door.”
  39. how i get it done
    Ana Fabrega Was Supposed to Work in Finance, Not ComedyFortunately for us Los Espookys fans, she pivoted.
  40. less work
    How About a 4-Day Workweek Already?The largest study to date shows that many employees who work a shorter week are actually more productive.
  41. how i get it done
    How Street-Style Photographer Christina Fragkou Gets It Done During Fashion Week“If my headphones are not in and the music is not pumping: I’m asleep or I’m crying.”
  42. how i get it done
    How Activist Amanda Nguyen Gets It Done During Fashion Week“A key part of activism is joy, the most radical form of rebellion. I find a lot of joy in fashion, and that’s why I’m involved in these shows.”
  43. how i get it done
    How Highsnobiety Editor-in-chief Willa Bennett Gets It Done During Fashion Week“I’m very strategic about my time. If that means I have to wake up at five or 4:30, I’ll do it.”
  44. ask a boss
    ‘My Co-worker Keeps Trying to Undermine Me’It doesn’t take a psychology degree to see that he feels insecure.
  45. how i get it done
    How Fashion Critic Cathy Horyn Gets It Done During Fashion Week“Get yourself to the show, and get yourself back to the office. No fanfare.”
  46. how i get it done
    How Celebrity Hairstylist Justine Marjan Gets It Done During Fashion Week“Creating a powerful hairstyle that becomes a trend is always the ultimate goal.”
  47. how i get it done
    Lulu Garcia-Navarro Wants to Hear Your Unpopular Opinion“If I only interviewed people with whom I agree, it would be a pretty boring career.”
  48. how i get it done
    Even the Parenting Whisperer Has Help“I would love to disabuse anyone of the notion that anyone is some ‘super parent’ who ‘does it all,’” says Dr. Becky Kennedy.
  49. ask a boss
    ‘My Boss Is Taking One of My Reports. I’m Humiliated.’An individual employee’s feelings generally shouldn’t be big drivers of reporting structures.
  50. how i get it done
    Leslie Russo, the Woman Who Makes Fashion Week Happen, Is Very Busy Right NowBut never too busy to answer the siren call of the occasional “decadent nap.”
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