The Bureau of Labor Statistics says the median number of years that American workers have been working for their current employer is a little over four.
I say that to acknowledge how unusual it is that I have been working at National Public Radio for a little over 40 years — 41, to be precise.
For the past 30 years, I've been doing the same job: hosting All Things Considered. And doing it very happily.
No one is more surprised by my tenure than I am.