Hayley Hershman

Producer

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I'm a producer on the On-Demand team. I'm currently working on an upcoming new podcast! (Please subscribe!)

In your next life, what would your career be?

I'd want to be a movie trailer editor (like Cameron Diaz in "The Holiday"!)

Fill in the blank: Money can’t buy you happiness, but it can buy you ______.

Food!

What is something that everyone should own, no matter how much it costs?

Sunscreen!

What’s the favorite item in your workspace and why?

My coffee mug because it helps me stay caffeinated during meetings!!!!

Latest Stories (104)

For many Haitians, street dispensaries are the only source of medicine

What’s a street dispensary? It’s “a sort of chemical Babel Tower,” according to Arnaud Robert, who reported on these Haitian pharmacies for the June 2017 issue of National Geographic. But the street vendors are not pharmacists, and their wares are not…

Is this Everlane's headquarters or is this Nancy Meyers' "The Intern"?

Jun 9, 2017
Do you know your millennial brands from your ascetically aspirational rom-coms?
Warner Bros, Everlane

Everlane is a millennial fever dream and it's making a killing

Jun 9, 2017
Its Instagram posts are the stereotypical depiction of the millennial lifestyle.
Everlane's San Francisco headquarter is based in the downtown Mission District.
CCHAVARRIA

Ask Polly to graduates: 'Don't pretend you're fearless'

Jun 9, 2017
New York Magazine advice columnist Heather Havrilesky gives the Marketplace commencement speech.
Havrilesky writes for New York Magazine's advice column "Ask Polly."
Willy Somma
Linda Cardellini stars in the latest season of Netflix's "Bloodline."
Ian Gavan/Getty Images

There's a reason your teen is sitting on the couch this summer

Jun 2, 2017
Malls are dying and taking those the rite-of-passage jobs with them.
If mall jobs are falling by the wayside, how can teens get entry-level experience?
Spencer Platt/Getty Images

French indie rockers Phoenix take the Marketplace Quiz

May 19, 2017
And explain why oysters are the key to fortune.
Phoenix, from left: Christian Mazzalai, Laurent Brancowitz, Thomas Mars and Deck D’Arcy.
Emma Le Doyen

Predictability is bad for Netflix and HBO, but great for network television

May 19, 2017
What to expect from upfronts season? More of the same.
Reboots of old shows is the theme this upfronts season.
Keystone Features/Getty Images

Long and short: women, wages and the workforce

May 19, 2017
Betting on the economy's big and small changes
U.S. Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen at the University of Michigan
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan / Flickr

Not just for Mother's Day: Greeting cards rake in big profits

May 12, 2017
'Sending a note feels so much more meaningful than a text,' says card maker Rosanna Kvernmo.
The National Retail Federation estimates that 78 percent of Americans will buy greeting cards for Mother's Day.
Chris Hondros/Getty Images