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Inside the floating tin mines that host one of the most dangerous jobs

Indonesia is the world’s biggest exporter of tin, and most of it comes from the islands of Bangka a…

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AI skills could help professionals seize more job opportunities, accelerate Gen Z careers: Microsoft-LinkedIn report

Although AI taking over jobs seems far off, the real and present danger is humans leveraging AI aga…

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Starbucks' Howard Schultz talks Steve Jobs screaming at him and wishing he'd trademarked the latte in a new podcast

Starbucks legend Howard Schultz shared how Bill Gates' dad helped him buy the coffee chain, and how…

Theron Mohamed   


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A single mom who made $55,000 last year working 3 jobs says she's struggling to pay the bills but doesn't qualify for SNAP or affordable health insurance

A single mom who made $55,000 last year across three jobs says she can't pay the bills and doesn't …

Jacob Zinkula   


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Air traffic controllers are overworked and stressed and that's dangerous for safe flying

The FAA announced safety notices for airports, and is looking into sleep science and redesigning ru…

Pete Syme   


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A sociopathic therapist says her lack of emotions made her good at her job

In her memoir "Sociopath," Dr. Patric Gagne details her experience as a psychologist — and how bein…

Julia Pugachevsky   


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Nearly everyone has given up on their recession call, and that makes the outlook 'dangerously reminiscent' of 2007, SocGen says

Recession views feel dangerously similar to those prior to the 2008 crisis, as consensus shifts to …

Jennifer Sor   


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I warned my son about the dangers of frats before he went to college. He joined one anyway.

A mom warned her college-bound son that fraternities were all about parties and degrading women. He…

Shannon Serpette   


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Scorching temperatures are making delivery a dangerous job and it's only getting worse

Amazon, FedEx, UPS, and USPS make millions of deliveries every day. Heat waves make the jobs behind…

Emma Cosgrove   


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The job market looks rock-solid, but there are 4 signs it's weakening as labor trends mirror past recessions

The job market is flashing signals of weakness, some of which look dangerously similar to past rece…

Jennifer Sor   


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US Navy warships have the tools to fend off exploding drones like those wrecking a Russian fleet, but it's a dangerous and evolving threat

Ukraine has used naval drones to batter Russia's Black Sea Fleet, but now the Houthis are trying to…

Jake Epstein   


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Why hunting for 'mad honey' is one of the most dangerous jobs in Nepal

For centuries, the Gurungs have been the only ones to harvest "mad honey" from their cliff in Nepal…

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6 people missing in the Baltimore bridge collapse are presumed dead, and the Coast Guard says their next job is to try to recover their bodies

"At this point we do not believe we are going to find any of these individuals still alive," a Coas…

Kwan Wei Kevin Tan   


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How long is too long at one job? How short is too short? Microsoft's ex-VP of HR explains.

Should you be job-hopping or loyal to a company? An ex-Microsoft VP of HR explains how recruiters e…

Chris Williams   


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A Wall Street firm wants to collect a $4 million breakup fee from a banker who never started his job. Judges will soon rule if that's legal.

A California appeals court will soon rule on whether Jefferies can demand a $4 million breakup fee …

Theron Mohamed   


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Relax, humanoid robots aren't coming for your job just yet

The CEOs of manufacturers Agility Robotics and Apptronik share why the machines aren't going to tak…

Jyoti Mann   


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Harvard's president might not be the last to lose her job over plagiarism claims, thanks to the power of AI

An expert said academics often use similar wording to describe complex terms, and software tools co…

Marianne Guenot   


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Women who drive for Uber and Lyft share tips for staying safe in gig-economy jobs

Three women Uber and Lyft drivers share advice for staying safe in the gig economy.

Jacob Zinkula   


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Inside the life of a deep sea saturation diver, one of the most dangerous and isolated jobs in the world

Chris Lemons spends 28 days living in a pressurized chamber at the bottom of a ship, working on oil…

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