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
3 days ago
No, a $15 Minimum Wage Is Not Going to 'Kill' a Ton of Jobs
Headlines about a wage hike putting Americans out of work are misrepresenting a major new report.
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."
LGBTQ People in the UK Share Real Experiences of Workplace Discrimination
"We are lucky to have the counter between us and the customers, so we escaped the physical side of things."
If You Want Me To Stop Saying 'Like,' Stop Interrupting Me
Your problems with the way women speak may, in fact, be your own fault.
Plane Crash Investigators Describe the Horrors of Digging Through Wreckage
Going to crash sites, talking to grieving families, and listening to black box recordings takes an emotional toll.
What I've Learned Working Minimum Wage Into My 30s
The lowest-paid workers are expected to give up having a life, do anything for the customer, and be grateful to have a job.
People Told Us Their Worst Experiences Working in Nursing
A career as a nurse can mean being assaulted, undervalued, and long shifts with no breaks.
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."
What Everyone Does When They're Bored at Work
When you’re bored and underpaid, sometimes taking a long dump is the only respite.
In the Future, You'll Work, Exercise, Sleep, and Die in the Same Building
This is what's become of the American dream.
This Restaurant Has a No-Tipping Policy That Doesn't Screw Over Workers
Quebec’s Vegan Canteen is the owner’s antidote to an “exploitative, discriminatory industry in need of an overhaul.”