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How Does a Museum Security Guard Do His Job?

Meet Chet Gold, a security supervisor at MoMA.

Dec. 2 2018 2:00 PMHow Do Museum Exhibition Designers Do Their Job?Meet Lana Hum and Mack Cole-Edelsack of MoMA’s exhibition design and production department.
Nov. 21 2018 11:12 AMHow Does the Director of Operations at a Soup Kitchen Do His Job?Meet Michael Ottley, the guy who makes sure everything runs smoothly at one of New York City’s busiest soup kitchens.
Nov. 4 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Marijuana Lobbyist Do His Job?Meet Peter Marcus, the in-house lobbyist for Terrapin Care Station.
Oct. 21 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Marijuana Lawyer Do His Job?Meet Marshall Custer, who co-leads the cannabis law practice at Husch Blackwell.
Oct. 7 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Cannabis Researcher Do Her Job?Meet Angela Bryan, a researcher at CU Boulder studying the effects of marijuana.
Sept. 23 2018 2:01 PMHow Does the Head Chef of an Edibles Company Do Her Job?Meet Hope Frahm, who creates the recipes for pot-infused brownies, baklava bites, and more at Love’s Oven in Denver.
Sept. 9 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Dispensary Owner Do His Job?Meet Alex Levine, owner and Co-CEO of Green Dragon Dispensaries.
Aug. 26 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Dispensary Manager Do His Job?Meet Lazarus White, the assistant manager at Terrapin Care Station, a cannabis dispensary in Boulder, Colorado.
July 15 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Tattoo Artist Do His Job?Meet Victor J. Webster, a tattoo artist who specializes in spectacular, large-scale pieces of body art.
July 1 2018 2:00 PMWhat’s It Like to Help Children Cope With Hospital Life?In this episode of Working, we talk with a child life specialist at NYU Langone’s Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital.
June 17 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a New York City Archaeologist Do Her Job?In this episode of Working, we learn what’s buried under New York City.
June 3 2018 2:00 PMHow Does an Urban Winemaker Work?In this episode of Working, we learn what a winemaker (who happens to work part of the year as a commercial salmon fisherman) does all day.
March 18 2018 2:00 PMHow Does Fiona the Hippo Work?She’s a viral sensation and an animal ambassador.
March 4 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Livestock Guard Dog Work?This Maremma wants little more than to mind his flock.
Feb. 27 2018 8:00 PMThe “How Does an ACLU Attorney Work?” TranscriptRead what Josh Block had to say about fighting for LGBTQ civil rights.
Nov. 25 2018 2:00 AMHow Does a Museum Curator Do Her Job?Meet Sarah Meister, a curator in MoMA’s department of photography.
Nov. 18 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Museum Collection Specialist Do His Job?Meet Paul Galloway. You’ve probably never heard of his job. But without him, MoMA’s architecture and design department would cease to function.
Oct. 28 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Dispensary Compliance Specialist Do Her Job?The legal weed business has a million rules and regulations. Here’s what it’s like to be the person in charge of dealing with them.
Oct. 14 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Marijuana Farmer Do His Job?Meet Ryan Milligan, the co-owner and head of cultivation at Denver’s Green Dragon.
Sept. 30 2018 2:00 PMHow Does an Edibles Baker Do Her Job?Meet Lauren Kaufman, who makes cannabis treats and oversees the kitchen at Love’s Oven in Denver.
Sept. 16 2018 2:01 PMHow Does a Hash Maker Do His Job?Meet Max Platt, who makes hash for a living as a cannabis-extraction technician in Denver.
Sept. 2 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Cannabis Trimmer Do His Job?Meet Matthew Mitchell, a trimmer at Cure Colorado, a dispensary in Denver.
July 22 2018 2:00 PMHow Does the Owner of Katz’s Deli Do His Job?Jake Dell is not just running a deli, he’s running a New York institution.
July 9 2018 9:32 AMHow Does a Professional Wrestler Do His Job?Meet Bull James, an independent professional wrestler and trainer.
June 24 2018 2:00 PMRandall Poster Helps America’s Best Movie Directors Craft Their Soundtracks. Here’s How.In this episode of Working, we talk with the veteran music supervisor about working with Wes Anderson, Martin Scorsese, and more.
June 10 2018 2:05 PMWhat It’s Like to Sell a $157 Million PaintingMeet Helena Newman, the woman who just sold a Modigliani for Sotheby’s.
March 25 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Show Jumping Horse Work?In this episode of Working, we learn about the pampered lives of equestrian athletes.
March 11 2018 2:00 PMHow Does Neil Gaiman Work?He tells us about writing comics, novels, and his new book of Norse myths.
Feb. 28 2018 8:00 PMThe “How Does a Gender and Sexuality Journalist Work?” TranscriptRead what Christina Cauterucci had to say about covering women’s issues for Slate.
Feb. 26 2018 8:00 PMThe “How Does Samuel R. Delany Work?” TranscriptRead what Slate’s Working podcast asked the acclaimed science-fiction novelist about his career.

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