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Manly Men Need to Do More Girly Jobs - Bloomberg
Problem is, the new jobs are in occupations held disproportionately by women. As of 2015, men held just 23 percent of private-sector jobs in education and health services, compared with 73 percent in manufacturing. Lower-skilled men don’t seem to want service jobs. As the goods sector has declined, so has the labor-force participation of men without a college degree. Today only 83 percent of prime-age men with a high school degree or less are employed or actively seeking work. In 1964, 97 percent were.
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20 hours ago by erinrnolen
The Jobs Americans Do - The New York Times
The Cassandras, however, were right to warn about poverty in the midst of abundance. Personal-service providers — “servants,” as they once were called — tend to be poorly paid. There is little job security; the benefits are meager; the work is physically demanding and emotionally draining. It is not particularly surprising that women and immigrants have been more likely to take these jobs than native-born men. For many of the caretaking service jobs, less than 10 percent of the work force is male.
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20 hours ago by erinrnolen
The Programmer’s Guide to a Sane Workweek - Code Without Rules
Helping you become a productive programmer and work saner hours
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22 hours ago by xer0x
Join our startup, we’ll cut your pay by 40%! - Code Without Rules
Have you ever thought to yourself, “I need to get paid far far less than I’m worth?” Me neither. And yet some companies not only pay less, they’re proud of it. Allow me to explain—
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22 hours ago by xer0x
Upwork - Hire Freelancers & Get Freelance Jobs Online
I’m productive because I outsource my detail work to global freelancers. If I can specify a job, it can be assigned to one of a million expert freelancers working somewhere in the world. Often for cheap, always fast, and securely. I use Upwork (which used to be called Elance and oDesk). It’s a reliable system. I can find programmers, web and graphic designers, artists, photoshop experts, transcribers, marketing mavens, and so on. Their work is a good as anyone you might hire.
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23 hours ago by rsgranne
Visual Display of Quantitative Information
20 Tufteisms from The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

1.Graphical excellence is the well-designed presentation of interesting data – a matter of substance, of statistics, and of design...
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yesterday by .paul
Abstract - Github for design
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