Burnout Is Real, and the Solution Is Radically Changing How We Work
"It should not be necessary for all of us to work our asses off."
Inside the Lives of Workers Who Thrive on India’s Election Economy
From the taxi drivers and sound guys to the ones who print posters and compose political jingles, these unsung heroes are the most vital part of the world's biggest democratic exercise.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
I Quit My Accounting Job in Vancouver and Moved to Bali to Be a YouTuber
How Christian LeBlanc is making six figures travelling the world.
Dream Job Alert: Studio Ghibli are Hiring
Want to work with Hayao Miyazaki? Well, time to dust off your CV!
University in Tokyo Admits They've Lost Track of 700 Foreign Students
And that's just from the last year.
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Karaoke Is Most Fun When It's Also Depressing
I never intended for karaoke to be a method of self-care or whatever, but when I think back to my peak karaoke-going days in 2016, when I went almost every week...yeah, I suppose something was up.
We Asked an Economist What Would Happen if All Women Took 'Period Leave'
Would the economy crumble as businesses fell apart under the strain? Er, no—and it might actually make work more productive for everyone.
I Had a Bot Write My Job Application Cover Letters
These days, there's software that can do the tedious chore of writing your cover letter, so I gave it a go and applied for a load of open positions.
I Was a Forever Intern and Here’s What I Learned
Internship culture is out of control. I've done 11 of them—and learned some things along the way that could have saved me the occasional breakdown.
I Spent a Year Naming Sex Toys in China
As normal as the office environment was, it wasn't uncommon to play with vibrators at work or flip through raunchy magazines for "research."
See Another Sexist Job Ad In China? Call the National Hotline, Authorities Say
As the hiring season draws near, authorities in Dezhou are reminding women to report discriminatory job postings—unless they're really not suitable for the job.
We Went to Garut, the Birthplace of Indonesia's Hair Styling Industry
In this West Javan district, people start learning how to cut hair as children.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja