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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.
Rose Stokes
3 days ago
LGBTQ

Being a Lesbian Doesn't Make Me Your Work Wife

Please stop saying we'd make a cute couple, Karen.
Lori Fox
9.4.19
Work

How to Quit Your Shit Job and Become… a Tattoo Artist!

Sema Graham swapped tiring barista shifts for their passion: tattoos, with the added bonus of working with friends.
Rose Stokes
9.4.19
career

'Family-Friendly' Occupations for Women Are a Myth

A 'New York Times' story pushed medicine as the ideal career for women. A closer look at data shows "better work-life balance" is actually "choosing careers that require fewer hours" and "still relatively less pay".
Alyson Lewis
8.22.19
Work

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.
Rose Stokes
8.21.19
Work

Invasive Tech Is Helping Your Boss Track Your Productivity

Advocates say new employee monitoring software helps maximise efficiency, but labour rights activists warn that it may be misused.
Tom Duggins
8.21.19
Work

Here's How the Weak Pound Is Screwing Your Europe Minibreak

Thanks for ruining my lovely holiday weekend in Berlin, Brexit!
Ross Buchanan
8.15.19
sex and relationships

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.
Jake Hall
8.12.19
Work

How to Quit Your Shit Job and Become… a Pro Chocolate Maker!

Land Chocolate founder Phil Landers quit his dogsbody job in radio to become a real-life Willy Wonka.
Rose Stokes
8.9.19
Work

Don't Get Screwed Over by the New Changes to Your Overdraft

Banks in the UK are doing a total rehaul of how they manage overdrafts. Here's what you need to know.
Ross Buchanan
8.7.19
jobs

Why Millennial Freelancers Are Getting Hit With Huge Tax Fines

One was told by HMRC that he had to pay up £90,000. It's all thanks to a controversial new policy known as the loan charge.
Rob Eveleigh
8.2.19
mind

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.
Josh Gondelman
7.31.19
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