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10.3.19

Quit Your Shit Job and Become... a Professional Drag Queen!

RuPaul's Drag Race UK contestant Crystal gave up a soul-sucking job in corporate fashion to make a living out of being fabulous.

9.19.19

Nudist Couple Can't Find Nude Servers to Work Their All-Nude Wedding

But, guys, it pays $55 an hour!

9.19.19

Quit Your Shit Job and Become... an Animal Rescuer!

Vanessa Lizano turned her back on her job in a call centre to run a rescue shelter for adorable sloths and monkeys.

8.22.19

How to Quit Your Shit Job and Become... a Ceramicist!

This is how project manager Elza Jaszczuk swapped her soul-sapping desk job for soft clay and a pottery wheel.

8.13.19

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.

7.30.19

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.

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7.25.19

How to Quit Your Shitty 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.

7.10.19

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."

6.3.19

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."

2.8.19

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.

2.5.19

Common Myths About Porn, Debunked by a Porn Performer

"I love having fun on set. Can you imagine having sex in a way you really enjoy, with your full consent, and not responding like it’s positive? Also, you can’t fake a squirting orgasm."

1.15.19

All the Ways You Will Be Laid Off

There are bad ways, and less bad ways, to find out you are being canned.

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