Ringing in the New Year at Work

NPR's Business Correspondent Jack Speer reports on the number of people who will be ringing in the year 2000 at work. Worries about Y2K problems have prompted businesses from tech companies to grocery stores to decrease vacation time and increase staffing levels over the holiday weekend.



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