The peak of job-stealing AI anxiety seems to have mellowed, but what’s really happening out there and what does is mean for the future of work?

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Early last year, I began a new role in a high school. When I meet with a new class, I have a little workshop we work through together to help gauge their knowledge of careers, work and employability and set expectations for how we’re going to work together. …

This Japanese word can help convey the idea of feeling at ease with our achievements.

Photo by Masaaki Komori on UnsplashYoyuu 余裕, abstract noun.

Yoyuu 余裕, abstract noun

Pronounced: “yoh-yoo”

Yoyuu 余裕 is an interesting word to explore in English, as it has no direct translation.

The word’s etymology combines yo — meaning additional, extra — and yuu — meaning ample, abundance, ease.

I read a brief breakdown of the possible meaning of this…

At its heart, positive parenting offers a supportive pathway for parents, caregivers and educators everywhere.

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I should probably preface this by declaring that I’m not (currently) a parent. If I’m honest, I’m not entirely convinced becoming a parent is something I’ll pursue.

Many people confuse people who are unsure about having children as people who don’t like children, which couldn’t be further from the truth…

There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to our writing environments — so why not try something new.

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“I imagine that I can know entire stories by these marks on discarded mugs. Imagine that I know something intimate and true of the woman who left them. That I could take those mugs home one day and an entire novel worth of characters would pour out, just like that.”…


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