Expert advice on navigating the harshest job market of your lifetime, whether you're employed, scared of being laid off, or out of work.
When time has melted for everyone around but not yourself, clocking in your 9-to-5 work hours can come with a mixed bag of envy and relief.
"A lot of our residents with dementia don't understand what’s happening at the moment."
"Relying on a social safety net with rent relief or universal healthcare—especially in this busted-ass country—is downright unfathomable."
When I was laid off, my headaches vanished. It took a pandemic to see that overwork isn’t achievement.
This pandemic has been hard as hell for parents—is it fair for people without kids to pick up the slack?
People who did stripping, escorting, or dominatrix work before the pandemic are finding that making money now means spending it on equipment like lighting, phones with good cameras, lingerie, and toys.
If you're overwhelmed by all the cleaning, personal upkeep, and work tasks that are inescapable for the next indefinite stretch of the future... you need a plan in the immediate.
Potential stigma and adult themes makes discussing sex work with children a delicate balancing act.
Imagine being subsidised for your Zoom parties!
"We were keeping track of which counties coronavirus was in, so we could make decisions about where not to stop for gas."
Essential workers worry they might bring the disease home to their immunocompromised family members. Some are quitting out of fear.