Jack Silbert

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Jack Silbert is a humor writer, journalist, children's author, editor, movie reviewer, weekly internet-radio DJ, and frequent master of ceremonies. His writing has appeared in such publications as the New York Times, New York Press, Weird New Jersey, New Jersey Monthly, Nickelodeon, Glamour, Parent and Child and a wide variety of websites including Gawker and Media Darlings. During his lengthy tenure as editor with Scholastic Classroom Magazines, he proudly accepted the AEP's Golden Lamp Award for best periodical, 2009. Jack lives in Hoboken, New Jersey, and is rather fond of independent music, baseball, and sandwiches. Additional humorous ramblings by Jack can be found at saltinwound.com.

Ask Jack: Trash-Talk Tweets, Earphones at Work, Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Trash-Talk Tweets, Earphones at Work, Job of the Week

Ask Jack a work question (or he may anonymously tweet about you)

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Ask Jack: Sweaty Commutes, Bad Breath, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Sweaty Commutes, Bad Breath, and Job of the Week

Ah, the stinky scents of summer. Jack tells you how to cope.

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Ask Jack: Dental Hijinks, Cold Execs, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Dental Hijinks, Cold Execs, and Job of the Week

Annoying co-workers? Problems with a boss? It's time to Ask Jack.

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Ask Jack: Toilet Troubles, Workplace Gossip, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Toilet Troubles, Workplace Gossip, and Job of the Week

Flush away your work worries by asking Jack.

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Ask Jack: Bug a Freelance Boss, Online Dating, Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Bug a Freelance Boss, Online Dating, Job of the Week

It's simple: You ask, Jack answers. Any questions?

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What My Dad Taught Me About Work

What My Dad Taught Me About Work

You do it and they pay you. That's what matters.

When you work, there is an awful lot of nonsense and politics and a million other things. Show up, shut up, and do the work. Read More »

Ask Jack: Salary Requirements, Faking It, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Salary Requirements, Faking It, and Job of the Week

Jack is like a horse whisperer, except for work questions.

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Ask Jack: Show Me the Money, Burning Bridges & Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Show Me the Money, Burning Bridges & Job of the Week

Sleep easier tonight: Ask Jack a work question.

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Ask Jack: Calling in Sick, Nasty Coworkers, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Calling in Sick, Nasty Coworkers, and Job of the Week

Don't be shy. Jack wants to answer your work questions.

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Ask Jack: Skill vs. Love, Drunken Bosses, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Skill vs. Love, Drunken Bosses, and Job of the Week

When job-seekers and workers have questions, they all Ask Jack.

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Ask Jack: Overqualified, the Undead, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Overqualified, the Undead, and Job of the Week

Jack can improve your work life. You just have to ask.

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Ask Jack: Good Impressions, Cover Letters & Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Good Impressions, Cover Letters & Job of the Week

Burning work questions answered. Burnt casseroles discarded.

AOL Jobs contributor Jack Silbert answers all your burning job-related questions. Read More »

What My Mom Taught Me About Work

What My Mom Taught Me About Work

We celebrate moms this week at AOL Jobs. First up, the teacher

It's Teacher Appreciation Week and contributor Jack Silbert shares the influence his mom's chosen profession had on him and other children. Read More »

Ask Jack: Beating Stress, Facebook Likes, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Beating Stress, Facebook Likes, and Job of the Week

Real work questions from real people. What do you want to know?

AOL Jobs contributor Jack Silbert answers all your burning job-related questions. Read More »

Ask Jack: Fired Coworkers, Just Say No, and Job of the Week

Ask Jack: Fired Coworkers, Just Say No, and Job of the Week

You have work questions. Jack has answers.

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Ask Jack: Boss' Dirty Laundry, Respect, and Job Pick of the Week

Ask Jack: Boss' Dirty Laundry, Respect, and Job Pick of the Week

I'm just a regular guy trying to help. What do you want to know?

AOL Jobs contributor Jack Silbert answers all your burning job-related questions. Read More »

Lunchtime Live! Pi Day Edition [REPLAY]

Lunchtime Live! Pi Day Edition [REPLAY]

Tune in at the bottom of the page

Join Jack Silbert and Laurie Petersen in a free-wheeling discussion of math jobs and bosses. Bring your own pie! Read More »

Ban Bossy And Maybe Ban Bosses, Too

Ban Bossy And Maybe Ban Bosses, Too

A call to do even more for girls and boys

A writer responds to the "Ban Bossy" video, and thinks we can do even more for girls and boys. Read More »

Lunchtime Live! Employee Appreciation Edition

Lunchtime Live! Employee Appreciation Edition

Watch the replay below (one minor expletive)

It's the Employee Appreciation edition of Lunchtime Live! Join AOL Jobs editor-in-chief Laurie Petersen and contributor Jack Silbert. Read More »

#Blazek Gate and Email Etiquette [REPLAY]

#Blazek Gate and Email Etiquette [REPLAY]

Was Kelly Blazek too harsh? Lunchtime Live! discusses

Take a break and wrap up February with AOL Jobs. We discussed the polar vortex, Kelly Blazek, email etiquette and Cleveland hot spots. Read More »

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