Some work 11 stories high without safety harnesses, wearing flip-flops. Every month, there's another story of someone falling to death.
They say they're the party of strivers, but figures released today show the majority of people living in poverty in Britain are actually in work.
We are a long way from Pumping Iron.
My boss gave me a GPS tracker, I lost a stone in weight, and barely earned enough money to live.
Dec 2, 2016
And turned me into a monster.
European workers are fighting to take back the jobs they lost in an innovative new way.
Journalist and author Ben Judah goes undercover to walk in the footsteps of EU migrants, unearthing the conditions newcomers are up against in Brexit Britain.
Craigslist foot fetishists and porn shoots that put your first day work jitters to shame.
This week on the podcast, we're joined by Alastair Campbell, spin doctor during Tony Blair's years in Downing Street, to talk about what can be done to change attitudes towards mental health at work.
Nothing says 'I'm subservient but also adequately competent!' like a uniform.
Nobody likes being cold called, but spare a thought for the person on the other end of the phone who doesn't want to be there either.
We asked soldiers, events staff, music A&Rs, journalists and IT workers, among others, how their lives could have turned out if they weren't such piece-of-shit failures.
On Cape Breton Island, where the last coal mine closed in 2001 after years of industry decline, an underwater mine near the 500-person village of Donkin is set to bring coal back.
Take it from me, whippersnappers, it's not all it's cracked up to be!
Aug 16, 2016
From Southern rail to the Eurostar, industrial action on the railways has never been stronger. What could we learn from the RMT?
By law you can't be discriminated against in the workplace for having HIV – but the reality is that law can be completely ineffectual.
I asked strippers, cam girls, dominatrixes, and prostitutes, and two hierarchies emerged.
"I lay awake in the hospital bed in Paris all night considering the blowjob that might cost me a leg."
Turns out doing nothing with your life other than wageslaving will kill you?
Good news, slackers: the government wants companies to give their employees frequent vape breaks.
"They just work you until you're broken and then you're done. It's very high turnover. It gets to a point where you weigh up your odds."
We spoke to co-creator Jon Link about how to improve the workspace, humourless Americans and what colour life is to him.
For every one of you who joins the Peace Corps or travels the world after graduation, there will be a thousand more of you who will wind up working 50-hour workweeks at soul-sucking desk jobs.
Millennials are entering the workplace, then looking for ways to get the hell out of the workplace.