PopMuse: Jobs and Careers http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Visas for Hong Kong https://www.wsj.com/articles/visas-for-hong-kong-11590792802 https://www.wsj.com/articles/visas-for-hong-kong-11590792802 Sat, 30 May 2020 02:39:00 UTC RSSOpinion Punish China by offering the city’s people a home in the U.K. and U.S. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Congresswoman Valerie Plame? https://www.wsj.com/articles/congresswoman-valerie-plame-11590792699 https://www.wsj.com/articles/congresswoman-valerie-plame-11590792699 Sat, 30 May 2020 00:35:00 UTC RSSOpinion She rewrites the Scooter Libby scandal history as she runs for Congress. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Home schooling boosts parents' interest in teaching as a career https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/may/30/home-schooling-boosts-parents-interest-in-teaching-as-a-career https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/may/30/home-schooling-boosts-parents-interest-in-teaching-as-a-career Fri, 29 May 2020 23:01:26 UTC Richard Adams education editor at Work & careers | The Guardian Survey of 2,000 people in lockdown across the UK also finds a growing respect for teachers among parents of school-age childrenCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageSchool closures have turned the UK into a nation of temporary teachers since the coronavirus lockdown – and that may have inspired some people to seek new careers in the classroom, according to a new survey.Now Teach, the charity co-founded by the former journalist Lucy Kellaway, encourages older workers to change careers, and has found that the lockdown has increased the status of school teachers among the population at large, as parents have come to appreciate the joys of designing scientific experiments that impart knowledge rather than just make a mess in the kitchen. Related: Lucy Kellaway plans to lead the way to teaching for career changers Related: Teachers can legally refuse to return over health risk, says union Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The Gig Is Down in Seattle https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-gig-is-down-in-seattle-11590792753 https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-gig-is-down-in-seattle-11590792753 Fri, 29 May 2020 22:52:00 UTC RSSOpinion The People’s Republic of Western Washington hammers app firms that are pandemic lifesavers. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Democrats Bite the Bullet Train https://www.wsj.com/articles/democrats-bite-the-bullet-train-11590792629 https://www.wsj.com/articles/democrats-bite-the-bullet-train-11590792629 Fri, 29 May 2020 22:50:00 UTC RSSOpinion The coronavirus may finally kill Jerry Brown’s boondoggle to nowhere. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Twin Cities Cops Stand and Watch as Buildings Burn https://www.wsj.com/articles/twin-cities-cops-stand-and-watch-as-buildings-burn-11590791859 https://www.wsj.com/articles/twin-cities-cops-stand-and-watch-as-buildings-burn-11590791859 Fri, 29 May 2020 22:37:00 UTC RSSOpinion Local business owners say they are willing to use force if necessary to keep their shops from being looted. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ We've Hardly Gotten to Know You, Coronavirus https://www.wsj.com/articles/weve-hardly-gotten-to-know-you-coronavirus-11590791799 https://www.wsj.com/articles/weve-hardly-gotten-to-know-you-coronavirus-11590791799 Fri, 29 May 2020 22:36:00 UTC RSSOpinion One of the worst things about the new abnormal Covid has brought on is the uncertainty. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The State Pension Crisis Goes Beyond the Big Blue States https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-state-pension-crisis-goes-beyond-the-big-blue-states-11590791639 https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-state-pension-crisis-goes-beyond-the-big-blue-states-11590791639 Fri, 29 May 2020 22:34:00 UTC RSSOpinion Politicians and fund administrators everywhere wasted the reform potential of an 11-year bull market. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Lockdowns vs. the Vulnerable https://www.wsj.com/articles/lockdowns-vs-the-vulnerable-11590791538 https://www.wsj.com/articles/lockdowns-vs-the-vulnerable-11590791538 Fri, 29 May 2020 22:32:00 UTC RSSOpinion A strategy that ignores trade-offs and the dimension of time badly served coronavirus victims. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Sherman's Genius---and Other Books to Read https://www.wsj.com/articles/frederick-douglass-in-public-and-in-private-plus-napoleons-myth-making-the-life-of-a-los-angeles-library-and-more-1539379282 https://www.wsj.com/articles/frederick-douglass-in-public-and-in-private-plus-napoleons-myth-making-the-life-of-a-los-angeles-library-and-more-1539379282 Fri, 29 May 2020 21:07:00 UTC RSSOpinion http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/