200 allegations of sexual misconduct in gaming were revealed in a recent spreadsheet. Streamers say it reflects sexism they face every day.

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Women who stream on Twitch say the gaming landscape remains sexist and leads to harassment. Leonardo Alvarez Hernandez/Getty Images Recent allegations of sexual misconduct have rocked the gaming world. Several women who use the popular livestreaming platform Twitch told Insider that the allegations represented a larger problem of sexism in […]

Pandemic Changes the Face of Pop-Ups

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Click here to read the full article. As retail reopens around the U.S., pop-ups are popping up more than ever. For the past few years, these temporary retail spaces were all the rage for companies seeking a relatively inexpensive way to test the brick-and-mortar waters. The strategy was so successful […]

2020 graduates face uncertain job market with hope

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – If everything had gone according to plan, Missy Wood thought she’d have a job helping at-risk youths by now.  Wood, a recent graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, saw her internship with Court-Appointed Special Advocates end abruptly in March as the COVID-19 pandemic took root in Tennessee. She […]

Parents and kids hate online learning, but they could face more of it

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In his suburban New Jersey home-turned-classroom this spring, parent Don Seaman quickly found himself in the role of household vice principal. While his wife holed up in the bedroom to work each day, Seaman, a media and marketing professional, worked from the family room where he could supervise his children’s virtual learning. A similar scene played out […]