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."
Burn-Out Has Officially Become A Medical Condition
Can the World Health Organisation classification help increase awareness of the fact that stress from overworking may lead to death?
A Dominatrix Reviews ‘Bonding,’ Netflix’s Show About a Dominatrix
Mistress Blunt, a real-life dominatrix for the last nine years, gives her review of Bonding, a new Netflix series about being a domme.
Photos of Japan's Office Workers During Their 60-Hour Weeks
Sleeping on the street is socially acceptable in Japan, where nightly overtime is normal.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Japanese Workers Are Very Upset About Their Upcoming 10-Day Holiday
"To be honest, I don’t know how to spend the time when we are suddenly given 10 days of holidays," said one worker.
Retail Workers Reveal the Times They've Taken Their Revenge
"When this dickhead went in to pay, I keyed his car. I have no regrets."
Dating Made Me Broke And Depressed, So I Became A Sugar Baby Instead
Dating requires give-and-take. If you're a divorced single mom like Megan Evan, the give might come from a sugar daddy.
International Women's Day 2019
The Concept of Women 'Having It All' Has Never Been Realistic, But Now It's Extinct
As a literal statement it's never held water, but it ultimately boils down to the option to have both a career and children. Now, late capitalism has rendered that near-impossible.
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.
Views My Own
Even Millennials With Money Are Miserable Now
If you're not submerged in debt or the victim of a scam, you're still probably overwhelmed by worry about the future.
Most Free Office Food Is Full of "Empty Calories"
Sure, it tastes delicious. But pizza, bagels, and donuts are not the cornerstones of a nutritious diet, and that's mostly what you get at work—especially when the grub is free—according to a new study.
What's Your Side-Hustle Really Costing You?
9 to 5 isn’t enough anymore: it’s 9 to 5 to midnight now. Anything less, and we start to feel an insidious sense of guilt.