How to get a job at: Getty Images

June 23, 2017

… fitting into that bigger picture. The Takeaway: Highlight your experience, do your research, and ask questions. RB: I feel like most interviewers have a favorite interview question. When youre looking to hire someone, whats the top question you never fail to ask? KC: Thats easy: why Getty Images? The most popular response is, Im into photography. Thats great, but you could choose any company with a visual platform or product. Were interested in digging more into why and how someone connects to …


How I transitioned into the freelance economy

June 22, 2017

… gap. (You get the picture.) And its clear that on-demand work is far from a fleeting trend its even necessitated by evolving business models and the 24/7 nature of newsrooms today. We make a huge use of freelance labor, said The New York Times Vice President of Technology Cindy Taibi, during a panel at WorkMarket Exchange last month in New York. Sites like WorkMarket allow contractors and companies to interface, fill job listings, and dispatch payment. (Disclosure: I partner with WorkMarket to …


Trump, critics gird for long war after Comey’s moment

June 9, 2017

Washington (CNN)The initial shock and awe phase of the great, unresolved Russia election mystery ended with James Comey’s spellbinding testimony. The former FBI chief weaved a devastating picture of a President who is not to be trusted and is straining against the constraints of propriety and the Constitution that define his office. “America is stunned. The cloud hanging over this administration has just gotten a whole lot darker,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck …


It’s ‘Wonder Woman’ weekend and Hollywood celebs are here for it, just like you

June 4, 2017

… big weekend. And celebrities are enjoying it just like you at the cinema. “I just left the theater and KNOW for CERTAIN that the GODS have seen fit to BLESS us with #WONDERWOMAN. W.O.W.,” Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o gushed in a short novel posted to Instagram. Octavia Spencer, also an Oscar winner, tweeted a picture of her movie ticket in Sherman Oaks, California. (She even shouted out its diverse cast.) Not to be outdone, Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain tweeted a picture of …


As Trump’s Aides Touted His Alliance-Building, European Leaders Mocked And Disparaged Him

May 31, 2017

… international order. Interacting with Trump showed German Prime Minister Angela Merkel that we Europeans truly have to take our fate into our own hands, she said Sunday. Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macrons noticeably tense and lengthy handshake with Trump was a deliberate effort to show that we wont make little concessions, even symbolic ones, he told a French outlet in an interview published Sunday. And as Spicer boasted of the presidents successful alliance-building, a picture of …


4 Scientifically-Backed Reasons You Should Choose Experiences, Not Things

May 29, 2017

picture this: Youve just finished working your busiest time of the year. For all your efforts, you receive a nice paycheck. To reward yourself, you look for places to spend your hard-earned money. What would you choose out of these options? 1. A brand new TV or a vacation abroad? 2. A piece of jewelry or a multi-course meal at a restaurant? 3. The latest phone model or a class on learning a skill? All of these questions point toward how we should spend our money. Should we spend it on material …


ABC’s ‘Dirty Dancing’ Remake Became Cringey Real Fast

… over the head with character exposition and the feminism that felt so fresh and subversive in the original film. All the out-of-place singing numbers Jerry Orbachs and Kelly Bishops characters never offered any indication in the original film that behind their picture-book marriage was a dried-up sex life and the threat of divorce, but thats what Babys parents were up to this time around. The resolution at the end they decide to stay together, nearly get caught by their kids while …

May 25, 2017

Roger Moore, Debonair 007 in Seven James Bond Movies, Dies at 89

… — when James Bond came calling. He was friends with Albert “Cubby” Broccoli and Harry Saltzman, producers of the Bond movies, from London’s gambling clubs. After Connery finished his six-picture run with “Diamonds Are Forever” (1971), Broccoli and Saltzman offered Moore the role. In reviewing Moore’s debut, “Live and Let Die,” New York Times critic Vincent Canby found him “more than acceptable in the role that made Sean Connery …

May 24, 2017

A Fappening Victim Speaks Out: Teresa Palmer on the Celebrity Nude Photo Hack

… doesnt feel the least bit ashamed by the images of her that circulated online.It hasnt changed what I do, she says. Ill be in the bath with my son and my husband will take a picture of us. Ive just given over to the fact that, You know what? This may end up on the Internet, and if it ends up on the Internet, it ends up on the Internet. I think I have a pretty healthy perspective on it, but I know some of the other girls were really traumatized by it." More From this publisher : HERE …

May 21, 2017