The road not taken Americans used to move to where the jobs were. But now home-ownership and health insurance freeze many of them to the spot.
This is what I think every time I use Zipcar (which is maybe twice a year..)
(via Chart of Charts)
(via April 02, 2013)
(via Lookin’ Good)
There are roughly three types of people who hate feminism:
Those who actually hate it.
Those who think they do, but actually don’t.
Those who say they do but really just find it somewhat problematic.
America could do better than Barack Obama; sadly, Mitt Romney does not fit the bill
This choice turns on two questions: how good a president has Mr Obama been and can America really trust the ever-changing Mitt Romney to do a better job? On that basis, the Democrat narrowly deserves to be re-elected.
IT’S 5 p.m. at the office. Working fast, you’ve finished your tasks for the day and want to go home. But none of your colleagues have left yet, so you stay another hour or two, surfing the Web and reading your e-mails again, so you don’t come off as a slacker. It’s an unfortunate reality that efficiency often goes unrewarded in the workplace…
Understandable remnants of the industrial age, harking back to the standardized nature of work on an assembly line. But a measurement system based on hours makes no sense for knowledge workers. Their contribution should be measured by the value they create through applying their ideas and skills…