The VICE Guide to Right Now
Inside Smooci, the Sex Work App Described as 'Uber for Escorts'
We went to the launch of the self-described “next-generation escort booking platform” to see if it had sex workers' interests at heart.
How I Learned to Deal With Stress After My Creative Escape Became My Job
As I started to make more money off of stand-up comedy, I had to find a new way to blow off steam.
How to Quit Your Shit Job... and Become a Dominatrix!
In the first installment of our new column, we meet a former financial researcher who switched from flogging numbers to flogging people.
I Eat the Same Fast Food Every Day to Manage Anxiety About the Gig Economy
Working in a familiar place and eating familiar, anodyne food gets me through the chaos of life as a freelancer (and life in general).
John Paul Brammer
The Worst Things People Have Been Asked to Do When Applying for a Job
“We were asked to do improv games in a group interview. The job was working in a bar."
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.