#232 - Boring corporate jobs are back in fashion | Curio

#232 - Boring corporate jobs are back in fashion

20 mins | Jun 15, 2022

Today's episode from 15th June 2022. First this morning: After 15,000 tech staff were laid off in May in the US, does it show that the rush to work for hip startups is over? We take a look at how mundane but profitable jobs may be back in fashion. Then later, the super spice hot on the lips of the wellness industry. But are there any real health benefits to turmeric? Tech startups have drawn all the young, hot talent for more than a decade. But now, the pendulum is swinging in the other direction. For Bloomberg Opinion, Conor Sen explores the sudden shift in the popularity of tech jobs at big companies. Clinical trials do show that curcumin, present in the turmeric spice, may help fight osteoarthritis and other diseases — and yet, things are not as straightforward as that sounds: bioavailability. or how to get it into the blood, still remains a vital issue. For The Guardian, David Cox takes a closer look. Wake up with Curio is a different kind of morning show that gives you the context behind the news and gets you motivated for the day ahead, every Monday - Friday.

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