You have to admit, the man’s copy is solid

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There are many reasons to watch, and re-watch, Mad Men. The truly unparalleled costume design. The character arc of Peggy Olson. The ornate bar carts and period cocktail paraphernalia.

But perhaps chief among those reasons is the writing advice espoused by the show’s protagonist, Donald Draper.

There are as many…

Company policies and societal norms play a role in overwork — but so do you

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Are you swamped at work? If your answer to that is yes, you’re not alone.

The last two years sparked a much-needed discussion about the structural, societal, and economic factors that force people to work way too hard. The pandemic has revealed how a lack of things like paid sick…

The globalized supply chain is a mess. There are ways you can rely on it a little less.

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Take a glance at the headlines in recent weeks and one thing has been very clear: The supply chain is in crisis.

Returning your pants is difficult. Shipping containers are stuck. Prices for auto parts and home renovation materials are soaring and take months to arrive. …

Rosie Spinks

Writing about how to create a meaningful life in a chaotic world. Formerly a lifestyle and business reporter. Find me: @rojospinks.

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