Jill Barshay

Jill Barshay is a public radio business reporter and a contributing editor at The Hechinger Report.

Negotiation
Dec. 19 2011 3:48 PMYour Salary, and How to Raise ItEpisode 10 of Slate’s Negotiation Academy on negotiating for your salary.
Negotiation
Dec. 5 2011 3:31 PMLocation, Location, NegotiationEpisode 8 of Slate’s Negotiation Academy takes on haggling for real estate.
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Nov. 21 2011 2:11 PMClosing the Deal: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 6 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Nov. 7 2011 1:36 PMThe Ticking Clock and Other Physical Tactics: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 4 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Oct. 25 2011 1:15 PMSchmoozing as Strategy: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 2 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Dec. 12 2011 12:17 PMMy Little HagglerEpisode 9 of Slate’s Negotiation Academy on negotiating with children.
Negotiation
Nov. 28 2011 5:11 PMThe Gender Divide: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 7 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Nov. 14 2011 4:06 PMNegotiating with Jerks and Liars: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 5 of our series on haggling like the pros.
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Oct. 31 2011 3:13 PMThe Art (and Trickery) of Persuasion: Slate’s Negotiation AcademyEpisode 3 of our series on haggling like the pros.

TODAY IN SLATE

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Smash and Grab

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The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Marvel’s Civil War Is a Far-Right Paranoid Fantasy

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Behold

Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Watching Netflix in Bed. Hanging Bananas. Is There Anything These Hooks Can’t Solve?

The Procedural Rule That Could Prevent Gay Marriage From Reaching SCOTUS Again

  News & Politics
Foreigners
Oct. 20 2014 6:49 PM God’s Oligarch One of Vladimir Putin’s favorite businessmen wants to start an Orthodox Christian Fox News and return Russia to its glorious czarist past.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 20 2014 6:48 PM Apple: Still Enormously Profitable
  Life
Outward
Oct. 20 2014 3:16 PM The Catholic Church Is Changing, and Celibate Gays Are Leading the Way
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I Am 25. I Don't Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 6:32 PM Taylor Swift’s Pro-Gay “Welcome to New York” Takes Her Further Than Ever From Nashville 
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 20 2014 4:59 PM Canadian Town Cancels Outdoor Halloween Because Polar Bears
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.