Erica Schulstad

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Brave Enough to Be Angry

Last month, an Access Hollywood correspondent asked the actress Uma Thurman to comment on abuse of power in Hollywood, presumably in light of the sexual assault allegations against the producer Harvey Weinstein. Speaking slowly and deliberately, through gritted teeth, Thurman responded, “I don’t …

Feminism

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

Ryan Reynolds Invites Salma Hayek Over to Cook Dinner and Babysit

If you get the prestigious honor of being invited to Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively's house, don't expect any A-list treatment. Salma Hayek appears to have found this out the hard way recently, when her <i>Hitman's Bodyguard</i> costar invited her over for dinner.<p>In a photo she posted to Instagram on …

Ryan Reynolds

Women In These Jobs Are Closing The Gender Wage Gap

But only in some career fields<p>“77 cents on the dollar” has become a familiar rallying cry thanks to growing awareness of the so-called gender wage …

Gender

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

Health Care

The Guy Who Plays Big Bird Told A Heartbreaking Story About His Impact On A Child

You might need some tissues. Like, a lot of tissues.<p>The 81-year-old, who has four Daytime Emmy Awards (plus a Lifetime Achievement Award), also does the puppetry for Oscar the Grouch.<p>Spinney was doing the AMA to promote his new film, <i>I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story</i>.<p>H/T @ben_cameron

Nell Zink's Feminist Epic 'Mislaid' Examines The Sacrifices Of Marriage

The women in Nell Zink’s books may not live in bell jars, but they might as well. Her debut novel, <i>The Wallcreeper</i> -– which made a splash thanks to an unabashedly violent plot peppered with hilarious quips -– centers on Tiffany, a young newlywed whose been rushed off to Berne, Switzerland, where …

Books

Curiosity rover finds evidence that small amounts of liquid water exist on Mars

Liquid water lurks just below the surface of Mars on cold winter nights, according to new research.<p>The Mars Curiosity rover has found evidence that …