Work & Career

They say you spend over a third of your life working, so you might as well love what you do. Whether you are loving every second of work, searching for a new career, or just trying to make the workday a little more bearable—Reader’s Digest is here with the tips, tools, and strategies to help you get to work.

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10 Best Face Masks for Teachers on Amazon

Keep students, faculty, and staff safe during back-to-school season with these best face masks for teachers for coronavirus protection on Amazon.

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I’m a Teacher—Here’s What I Really Want You to Know About Remote Learning

One elementary school teacher explains why she thinks it’s essential for kids to head back to the classroom this fall,...


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I’m a Teacher—Here’s Why I Won’t Go Back to School When It Reopens

A college professor explains why online learning can benefit both teachers and students—and it’s not just about staying safe during...


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The States with the Most COVID-19-Related Hirings

Looking for a job in the era of coronavirus? What could be more appropriate than working in a COVID-related role?


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What Office Culture Could Be Like When Lockdown Is Over

The office environment you once knew has changed forever.

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How Much Has My Quarantine Helped the Environment?

From canceled commutes to what you eat for dinner, your new daily habits could be having a big positive impact...


11 Things Coronavirus Has Made People Change About Their Home Lives

Cleaning more, spending less. Cooking more, shopping less. Homes.com compiled data showing how people's home-bound norms have changed during this...

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Why You Should Still Use Your Vacation Days During Quarantine

By taking time away from work, you take much-needed recovery time for yourself.


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What It’s Really Like to Work at Trader Joe’s During Coronavirus

It’s not easy being an essential worker in the middle of a pandemic, but we’re all trying to do our...


What to Cut Out of Your Budget During a Pandemic

The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an economic crisis. Here's how you can save money during this uncertain...


What to Do if You’re Laid Off Due to Coronavirus

Taking these smart steps right now can make all the difference.

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8 Geniuses Who Made History in Quarantine

These celebrated people emerged from plague, exile, months of bed rest, or wartime occupation with some seriously incredible work.


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22 Essentials You Didn’t Realize You’d Need While Stuck at Home

Amazon is prioritizing essentials, so hopefully it’s not too late to stock up on these must-haves that you didn't know...


26 Stores That Promise to Keep Paying Employees Amid Coronavirus Closures

You can feel good spending your hard-earned cash at one of these brands that supports its employees.


Here’s How I’m Making My Business Virtual Post-Coronavirus

Seven entrepreneurs share how they're adapting (and even growing!) their physical businesses online.


11 Things to Never Say at Work

You know better than to say racist comments, spew blatant sexual harassment, and discuss politics in the workplace, but there...