An 18-year-old waitress at a New York restaurant in 2009.

An 18-year-old waitress at a New York restaurant in 2009.

Thursday, Sep 03 12 p.m. (ET)

Teens For Hire: The Decline In Summer Jobs (Rebroadcast)

Teens have long sought summer jobs -- to earn money, get some work experience and build a resume. But finding a job without prior experience has become tougher over the last few years as the economy has languished.

"Because if they take my stapler then I'll set the building on fire."

"Because if they take my stapler then I'll set the building on fire."

Thursday, Sep 03 1 p.m. (ET)

Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace (Rebroadcast)

Like the nature of white-collar work itself, the concept and design of the office has evolved over more than a century, from the counting-houses of nineteenth-century clerks to the cubicles we love to hate. Author Nikil Saval joins us to explore the history of our workspaces.

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