A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

Recent entries:
“I don’t have enough coffee or middle fingers for today” (3/26)
“I like coffee because it gives me the illusion that I might be awake” (3/26)
“Wake up, drink coffee & punch today in the face” (3/26)
“If you are not coffee, chocolate, or bacon, I’m going to need you to go away” (3/26)
“Life happens, coffee helps” (3/26)
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Entry from August 05, 2015
Generation Perspiration

Entry in progress—B.P.

The Telegraph (UK)
Money talks: Brits say pay package most important concern when jobseeking
‘Generation Perspiration’, which was just grateful to have a job, has given way to ‘Generation Remuneration’

By Rebecca Burn-Callander, Enterprise Editor
5:15AM BST 04 Aug 2015
Starting salary is now the most important concern for modern jobseekers, according to a new report into British workers.

A fifth of workers who started their career in 2015 said that pay was the top factor attracting them to a job, earning these young people the nickname “Generation Remuneration”.

The poll of 11,000 British employees, conducted by global recruiter Randstad, found that before 2014, jobseekers were less motivated by money - they were just grateful to have a job at all.

Just 11pc of those who joined the workforce in 2012, dubbed “Generation Perspiration”, said that money was their primary concern when finding a job.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityWork/Businesses • Wednesday, August 05, 2015 • Permalink