Anna G

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The Best River Cruises: See the World and Only Unpack Once

River cruises—from Viking, AmaWaterways, Tauck and more—let you rack up a maximum of destinations and experiences with a minimum of hassle<p>By<p>Anna Maltby<p><b>RIVER CRUISES</b> don’t deliver multiple pools, restaurant choices or the drama of the open sea. But what they lack in variety of onboard offerings they …

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The Best Ways to Find Vacation Tours Online

Digital tricks for making your holiday more fun and flexible; a VIP Sistine Chapel tour or a bike ride in Bolivia<p>You book your air, hotel and car rental reservations online. Now there are finally better digital tools to book things to do once you get there, too.<p>The world of tours and activities is …

Helping a Grandchild Find a New Job

Sue Shellenbarger’s advice for a job hunt in sales<p>Q:My 27-year-old granddaughter has been a very successful seller of time-shares for a big company for six years, but the work is stressful and she’d like to find another job where she can use her talents. What advice can I give her?<p>—J.V.<p>...

College Counsel for the Poor

Intensive counseling services aim to help youths whose parents didn’t go to school navigate process<p>Erin Kelley grew up poor with parents who never went to college, but she is about to do something only 11% of Americans like her do: earn a degree.<p>The Boston College senior is the latest success story …

I Don’t Have a Job. I Have a Higher Calling.

Some employees balk as many firms—from motorcycles to accounting—step up talk about changing the world<p>Travelzoo Inc.’s 438 employees spend their days trying to find customers a good deal on flight and hotel packages. To hear managers describe their work in meetings, however, booking a customer on a …

Employment

What Clever Robots Mean for Jobs

Experts rethink belief that tech always lifts employment as machines take on skills once thought uniquely human<p>By<p>Timothy Aeppel<p>Timothy Aeppel<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Economist Erik Brynjolfsson had long dismissed fears that automation would soon devour jobs that required the …

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