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Even when you’re anxious, you’re delivering those packages, stocking those shelves, and doing all that essential work so that all of us can keep moving forward.
Months into the pandemic and its economic fallout, a lot of workers are feeling understandably anxious and insecure about the future.The deceptively simple exercise that will boost employees’ spirits|Lila MacLellan|August 17, 2020|Quartz
Chirag Thakkar, a commissioning editor at a New Delhi–headquartered publisher, is similarly anxious.Could the Recession Revive the Savings Gene in China and India?|Pallabi Munsi|August 16, 2020|Ozy
When you try to force the opening of schools in a not-ready zone, you lose the trust of people, even ones who were anxious to reopen, or have their kids go to school.
The mass shift to remote work since the onset of Covid-19 has created plenty of problems for employees, from the rise of anxious micromanagers to aching backs from long hours working without ergonomic office chairs.The average work meeting is 20% shorter since Covid-19|Sarah Todd|August 3, 2020|Quartz
He said Jay was anxious and wondering why it was taking so long for the police to arrive.Adnan Killed Her! No, Jay Did It! Serial’s Uncertain, True-to-Reality End|Emily Shire|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A Simba commander yelled the order and anxious rebels began ricocheting bullets into the fleeing group.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The unemployed have a right to be anxious about the ravages on their families exacted by their unemployment.Ebola, ISIS, the Border: So Much to Fear, So Little Time!|Gene Robinson|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the one hand, she was anxious about her colleagues knowing about her kink.Coming Out Kinky to Your Doctor, in Black and Blue|Heather Boerner|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Democrats have been anxious not to nationalize the election as a referendum on President Obama.
Bill was anxious to get back to poor Jack, who he remembered was well-nigh starving.From Powder Monkey to Admiral|W.H.G. Kingston
Tildy was dumpy, plain-faced, and too anxious to please to please.The Four Million|O. Henry
The next morning a great crowd of natives had gathered, and were anxious to get into the boat.King Philip|John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
I daresay the Count has told you that he would not work any more for us, and you are anxious to arrange the matter?A Cigarette-Maker's Romance|F. Marion Crawford
May I ask you to present them with my best—best and most anxious regards?Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton