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I went to Las Vegas for my MFA and ended up a gambler

The casino is the anti-writing space: a room designed to intoxicate, lull, distract from rather than encourage critical thought. When I left New York three years ago to pursue a master’s in creative writing at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, several friends advised that I avoid the so-called “green felt jungle.” 1,669 more words

Internal Memo: Zappos is offering severance to employees who aren't all in with Holacracy

On March 24, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh shared with employees a companywide memo stating that it would more aggressively pursue self-organization and is offering employees severance to quit, giving them until April 30 to opt in or out.  4,946 more words

Riviera Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas SOLD

source: destination360

For all the Vegas fans out there, the 60 year old Riveria Hotel and Casino is being sold to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority for a cool $182.5 million and will close on May 4 at noon.   245 more words

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Cirque du Soleil – Las Vegas Shows

Las Vegas is all about voyeurism – from the bright city lights to spell-binding and dazzling shows, the countless casinos and entertainment venues are all vying for your attention and your tourist dollar. 728 more words