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‘Nobody wants to work anymore’: How a simple phrase became the oversimplified scapegoat for every problem plaguing the American labor market

On a recent trip to Pennsylvania, I heard the phrase "Nobody wants to work anymore" over and over. The phrase has become common since businesses began reopening fully this past spring. Like so many other memes in 2021, this one began on TikTok and quickly spread across the US. LoadingSomething is loading. Maybe you've seen it on a sign at your ...
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This celebrity stylist turned LeBron James into a fashion icon

Stylist Rachel Johnson took LeBron James from NBA all-star to fashion superstar. Johnson's influence spread throughout the NBA and bled into other sports. She has also styled Victor Cruz, Cam Newton, and Amar'e Stoudemire. Johnson's work with athletes has helped add diversity and inclusivity to the fashion industry. Following is a transcript of the video.Rachel Johnson: My name is Rachel Johnson. I am a celebrity wardrobe stylist and the CEO and president of the Thomas Faison Agency.Narrator: Throughout her career, Rachel Johnson has turned all-star athletes into fashion superstars. She's styled household names like LeBron James, Victor Cruz, Cam Newton, and Amar'e Stoudemire, and she's widely credited with making over the NBA....
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9 dating apps that are perfect for people who are sick of Tinder

With lockdowns ending, single people are ready to get back into the dating scene. Online dating remains a favorite way to meet people, with over 270 million users globally in 2020. Tinder still dominates the US market, but new apps are winning fans with younger users. See more stories on Insider's business page. As hot vax summer rages on with more people fully vaccinated, Americans feel increasingly comfortable meeting face-to-face to date. Dating apps remain a popular way to meet people, with 270 million people globally using apps in 2020, up by 20 million over 2019, Business of Apps found.Tinder is still the biggest, but younger...
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The Amex Platinum card waives the annual fee for active-duty servicemembers — but even with the fee, it’s a great value

Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commission from our partners, like American Express, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective.The Platinum Card® from American Express has one of the highest annual fees of any consumer card —  $695 each year, starting when your first billing statement hits. However, the card is easily worth that annual fee, especially if you travel, because you can get that value back.To help make up for the recently increased annual fee, the card now includes valuable new credits for select digital subscriptions**, CLEAR membership**, Equinox fitness memberships**, and prepaid hotel bookings. ...
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I know firsthand that having kids while young is penalized at work. If we’re worried about declining birth rates, workplaces need to start supporting young motherhood.

The US birth rate is declining partly because women are delaying childbirth. Workplace culture that discriminates against mothers plays a big part in deterring women from having children earlier in life. Now is the time to address the part our workplaces play in families' reproductive options. Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt is a writer living in New York City. This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of the author. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Insider Life: Great Jones mutiny — $600 million superyacht — The ultrawealthy’s trophy trees

Happy Friday, everyone! As you're gearing up for the July 4th holiday, take some time to relax with some of our best weekend reads from the intersection of real estate, style, food, and more. Today we're going over the drama at Instagram's trendiest cookware brand, showing you the world's largest superyacht, and introducing you to a woman who brings "trophy trees" to the rich and famous. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Elon Musk and Jack Dorsey’s relationship is a rare example of tech CEOs supporting one another. Take a look at the evolution of their crypto bromance.

Jack Dorsey and Elon Musk are vocal crypto enthusiasts and have been friendly to each other online. Dorsey has called Musk one of his favorite tweeters, and Musk has said Dorsey "has a good" heart. Their friendship stands out against other tech execs' feuds, like Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook's. See more stories on Insider's business page. Both Jack Dorsey and Elon Musk have emerged as quasi-bitcoin ambassadors, using their Twitter platforms to spout their devotion to the virtual currency.And their mutual love for the digital asset has brought them together in a way that has become somewhat rare among big tech executives.Facebook CE...