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Women Have Pancakes for Brains, Says Recent 'Empowerment' Seminar

This leadership training that accounting firm Ernst & Young sent 30 women to last year sounds rough!


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."


What Everyone Does When They're Bored at Work

When you’re bored and underpaid, sometimes taking a long dump is the only respite.


The Kitchen Divides Pakistan's Rich and Poor

When visiting my extended family in Pakistan, I am hyper-aware of the differences between the rich and the poor. Even at home, the classes are separated as young, impoverished men cook meals in sweltering heat for their employers.


Here's Every Office Nemesis You're Going to Have at Your Job

Who knows, you might be one of these people.


Can Meme-Making Be a Full-Time Job in India?

Apparently, yes.


Ever Wondered What Life is Like as a 23-Year-Old Priest in Rajasthan?

A lot cooler than we imagined.


How to Answer the Trickiest Job Interview Question of All

It's not "Why do you want to work here?" or "What is your greatest weakness?" Here's how to get your answer to the real zinger down pat.


Is Your Job Actually Bullshit?

A chat with David Graeber, author of the new book about bullshit jobs, 'Bullshit Jobs: A Theory'.


Humans of the Hindu Yuva Vahini

As Yogi Adityanath contended with balancing hardline Hindutva and the demands of development during his first year as UP's chief minister, four members of his radical religious youth organisation went through their own struggles.


A Son of the Soil: Satyam Tiwari

“Yogi ji gave me a sapling. I’ve nurtured it and watched it grow across the district.”


An Independent Woman: Seema Giri

“I would never want to get married, ever. You lose all your freedom. Why would I ever do it?”