careers http://kuow.org en Encouraging Girls, Women To Pursue Jobs In Tech http://kuow.org/post/encouraging-girls-women-pursue-jobs-tech <p>It’s summertime in Seattle, and deep inside a basement classroom of the Paul Allen computer science building at the University of Washington, Justin Bieber is being deconstructed. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:11:20 +0000 Jamala Henderson 24551 at http://kuow.org Encouraging Girls, Women To Pursue Jobs In Tech How To Get A Raise http://kuow.org/post/how-get-raise <p>Referred to as one of the most awkward conversations outside of a first date, asking for a raise is no walk in the park. There's an art to it. And in this economic climate where rent is skyrocketing and wages are stagnating, knowing how to ask for more money is a good skill to have. President of Career-Horizons, Matt Youngquist, teaches Ross Reynolds the art of salary negotiation. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:35:19 +0000 Ross Reynolds & Hannah Burn 20902 at http://kuow.org How To Get A Raise Working From Home: The End Of Productivity Or The Future Of Work? http://kuow.org/post/working-home-end-productivity-or-future-work In its bid to reshape itself for the future, Yahoo is returning to a workplace culture of the tech industry's past. The Internet giant has reportedly notified its employees they'll no longer be allowed to work from home. Mon, 25 Feb 2013 18:13:00 +0000 Elise Hu 8765 at http://kuow.org Working From Home: The End Of Productivity Or The Future Of Work? How Julia Child Changed Lara Hamilton's Life http://kuow.org/post/how-julia-child-changed-lara-hamiltons-life <p><a href="http://www.booklarder.com/">Lara Hamilton</a> was about to turn 40 when she realized she wanted to quit her job. She worried about losing a steady paycheck, but she really wanted to find work she loved. She found the courage to act from a surprising source: <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/14/best-julia-childs-clips-videos_n_1776189.html">Julia Child</a>. Lara tells KUOW's Jeannie Yandel&nbsp;<a href="http://www2.kuow.org/program.php?id=27003">how Julia helped her then, and now</a>.</p><p><strong>Other stories from&nbsp;<em>KUOW Presents</em>:</strong></p><p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 21:42:30 +0000 Jeannie Yandel 1576 at http://kuow.org How Julia Child Changed Lara Hamilton's Life