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Money & Careers

Thursday Briefs: Jill Nelson’s “Rosa Parks Moment”; Job Hunting at Midlife; Ruth Scher Plays with TED

By Womens Voices for Change
“My Rosa Parks Moment” Jill Nelson, 56, had thought herself incapable of being swept away by fuss like inaugural balls.  She’s written for the New York Times, the Washington Post, and Essence, as well as two memoirs.  Volunteer Slavery: My Authentic Negro Experience, about her experience writing for the Washington Post, and Straight, No Chaser: How I Became A Grown-Up…
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News

Synchronicity: Sully and Obama

By Diane Vacca
by Diane Vacca Hurtling toward catastrophe—certain death for himself, the 154 lives entrusted to him and a good many others, were he to crash into the densely packed houses below—Capt. Chesley B. Sullenberger III had the experience, the cool and the brains to make a series of decisions that left the passengers and crew of Flight 1549 alive and well,…
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