Features by Jenny Ament

The economics of moving for a job

What would it take for you to leave your current life?
Posted In: moving, dream job, income

Tech IRL: Online Communities

Can producing videos for niche audiences make money?
Posted In: ASMR, YouTube, online advertising

Living at risk in Baltimore

Conversations about communities sometimes happen only in crisis.
Posted In: Baltimore, violence, Munir Bahar

The Peace Corps wants ... baby boomers?

54-year-old agency wants volunteers closer to its age.
Posted In: Peace Corps, Retirement, baby boomers

Retirement: How it feels and how to pay for it

Reshaping uour identity, relationships and purpose.
Posted In: retirement planning, retirement psychology

How elite students get elite jobs

Why people from exclusive or affluent backgrounds often land the most prestigious jobs.
Posted In: inequality, employment, students, college

Father John Misty, song and dance man

Musicians play a lot of shows, and they come with strings attached.
Posted In: Music, Coachella, radius clause

Want a career in music? You might need to move south

Why the music scene in Atlanta draws people from all over.
Posted In: black lips, Music, hip hop, Atlanta

Weighing the economics of airing a live car chase

Balancing the demand for drama and the potential danger.
Posted In: police chase, helicopter, Economics, automotive
A demonstration of new virtual software helps prepare job-seekers for the interview process.

Land a job with help from virtual reality

A virtual interviewer helps take the stress out of job interviews.
Posted In: virtual reality, autism, dream job, job training


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