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09

Dec

Hour of Code: Anyone can create technologyFrom Shakira to Ashton Kutcher, celebrities are getting behind an important educational initiative: Teaching us all how to code.

Hour of Code: Anyone can create technology
From Shakira to Ashton Kutcher, celebrities are getting behind an important educational initiative: Teaching us all how to code.

15

Aug

Why the recycling industry is fighting bag bansA scrap recycling trade group recently adopted a new policy on bag bans and fees, stating that recycling plastic and paper bags creates economic opportunities.

Why the recycling industry is fighting bag bans
A scrap recycling trade group recently adopted a new policy on bag bans and fees, stating that recycling plastic and paper bags creates economic opportunities.

06

Aug

Pittsburgh culinary training program rescues produce and peopleUsing donated food, Springboard Kitchens offers opportunities to people who otherwise would have trouble finding a job.

Pittsburgh culinary training program rescues produce and people
Using donated food, Springboard Kitchens offers opportunities to people who otherwise would have trouble finding a job.

23

Jul

According to statistics compiled by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Germans work just 27.8 hours per week, one of the lowest standards among countries studied in the OECD. Although you might think fewer hours worked should mean a lower standard of living, Germany defies the odds. Not only do Germans maintain a high standard of living, but Germany also maintains one of the strongest economies in Europe.The 10 best countries to work in

According to statistics compiled by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Germans work just 27.8 hours per week, one of the lowest standards among countries studied in the OECD. Although you might think fewer hours worked should mean a lower standard of living, Germany defies the odds. Not only do Germans maintain a high standard of living, but Germany also maintains one of the strongest economies in Europe.
The 10 best countries to work in

19

Feb

Well-paying outdoor jobsIf you’ve tried a number of indoor jobs and found them incompatible with your personality, or you’re leaving college and know you just can’t hack a desk job but still need to earn a decent salary, consider one of these jobs that combine being outside with a reasonable salary.

Well-paying outdoor jobs
If you’ve tried a number of indoor jobs and found them incompatible with your personality, or you’re leaving college and know you just can’t hack a desk job but still need to earn a decent salary, consider one of these jobs that combine being outside with a reasonable salary.

15

Feb


 Texas and California battle over jobs, carbon dioxide emissions  



Gov. Rick Perry wants California’s jobs, but critics say his state has the highest levels of CO2 emissions in the country.
Gov. Rick Perry wants California’s jobs, but critics say his state has the highest levels of CO2 emissions in the country.

14

Aug

More clean cars equals more jobsEverybody’s worried about the high unemployment rate, and they should be. But fuel-efficient cars, hybrids and electrics are putting Americans to work big time.

More clean cars equals more jobs
Everybody’s worried about the high unemployment rate, and they should be. But fuel-efficient cars, hybrids and electrics are putting Americans to work big time.

20

Apr

10 companies that let you bring your dog to work

07

Apr

David Holtze's career trajectory took an abrupt turn when he left a cushy job in interactive marketing to live on the road, slinging veggie burgers and healthy grub in 2011. Now he’s the proud owner of a Green Truck, part of a fleet of biodiesel vehicles that have become staples on the Southern California food truck scene.10 people who switched careers to do something sustainable

David Holtze's career trajectory took an abrupt turn when he left a cushy job in interactive marketing to live on the road, slinging veggie burgers and healthy grub in 2011. Now he’s the proud owner of a Green Truck, part of a fleet of biodiesel vehicles that have become staples on the Southern California food truck scene.
10 people who switched careers to do something sustainable

28

Feb

10 most sleep-deprived careersWho gets more sleep? Lawyers or loggers? Bartenders or computer programmers?

10 most sleep-deprived careers
Who gets more sleep? Lawyers or loggers? Bartenders or computer programmers?