networking

Work

Introverts Are Better at Sizing People Up Than the Rest of Us

In a new book, Karen Wickre explains how introverts are more attuned to the steady thrum of needs, desires, secrets, and worries of others—and how that gives them an edge at work.
Karen Wickre
11.20.18
The VICE Guide to Life

How to Network Without Feeling Like a Slime Ball

Hard as it may be to believe, it's possible!
Scott Gerber
11.16.18
Work

I Used Bumble's Women-Focused Networking Site to Try to Find a Job

I spent a week on Bizz, the app being billed as "the new LinkedIn for women."
Molly Kay
6.19.18
Work

How to Get a Raise This Year—Even If Your Boss Won't Budge

You've got three options. Choose wisely.
Raj Chander
4.9.18
Work

Yes, You Need to Network If You Want To Make More Money

We know everyone hates it. But making cheesy small talk over cheap booze could get you a better salary.
Raj Chander
3.8.18
Reviews

‘Twitter and Tear Gas’ Looks at How Protest Is Fueled and Crushed by the Internet

The new book from Zeynep Tufekci looks at how the web has helped demonstrations take off around the globe, but also made them harder to sustain.
Bruce Schneier
7.6.17
Art

How an Underground Mail Art Project Wove Through London in the 90s

Matthew Higgs’ ‘Imprint 93’ incubated a wide variety of experimental artworks.
DJ Pangburn
11.6.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Be a Male Sugar Baby

For some young gay men, sugar daddies have more value than just sex and money, but the arrangement can come with serious drawbacks.
Ebony-Renee Baker
1.20.16
Why Is This Still a Thing?

Why Are Business Cards Still a Thing?

With the majority of the world on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn, why are we still exchanging pieces of paper with introductions?
Kari Paul
10.3.15
microsoft

There's Nothing Mindblowing About Windows Releasing Its Own Linux OS

The power of open-source technology.
Michael Byrne
9.26.15
Toronto

Hell Is Carpooling With 'Local Professionals' From LinkedIn

Please endorse my ability to perform a duck and roll maneuver out of a moving vehicle.
Matthew Braga
7.24.15
Internet

The Thing Holding Back Internet Innovation Is the Internet Itself

But with new platforms for network experimentation, help is on the way.
Michael Byrne
6.6.15
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