LinkedIn must remedy its implicit bias against women

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  • Less reliable
  • Less deserving of a job
  • Less committed to work

Sofonisba Anguissola, Self-Portrait at the Easel Painting a Devotional Panel,” 1556 (Wikimedia Commons)

A Midnight Modern Conversation, circa 1732, William Hogarth | Yale Center for British Art | Public Doman via Wikimedia Commons

A Mother’s Day reflection on the pandemic’s toll on women.

Flower of salt. | Image credit: David Kadlec, stock photo,

Rachel Ruysch, Still Life with Rose Branch, Beetle and Bee, 1741. Courtesy of Kunstmuseum Basel.

The objective of cleaning is not just to clean, but to feel happiness living within that environment. — Marie Kondo

The Delightful French Pastry Actually Hails From Medieval Italy

Parisian macaron. | Image credit: Heather Barnes on Unsplash

A 12th-century manuscript illustration depicts Bernger Von Horheim, a German poet of the court of Henry IV. The poet is with his beloved who holds a dog in her lap, a symbol of fidelity. | By Rudiger Manesse and his son Johannes via University of Heidelberg. Library. Germany. | Image credit: Alamy Stock Photo

Coffee table books are gorgeous and grand. We could all use a dose of both.

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Hint: A successful trip depends on more than bringing snacks and the iPad.

Black and white image of mother and daughter walking away over craggy hill.
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Image of sad, depressed woman at her desk, laptop open with coffee cup and reading glasses in foreground.
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