Wanted: Personal Assistant. Ivy League Degree Required.
April 07, 2015
A distinction needs to be made between the jobs that exploit and the ones that just disappoint.
In Praise of Meaningless Work
March 02, 2015
Mindfulness mantras are the latest tool of corporate control.
Latino workers are far more likely to be injured on the job.
“Innocent, Gullible, and Blinded by Illusions”: Balzac on the Misery of Interns in 1841
October 03, 2014
Internships in 1841 were even worse than internships in 2014.
Watch: Here's What It's Really Like for a Transgender Person to Transition
September 29, 2014
A transgender woman discusses the challenges she faced while transitioning, both in the workplace and in her own home.
Gender Quotas Worked in Norway. Why Not Here?
September 05, 2014
Turns out, American culture may be hindering gender equality.
Extending unemployment insurance would reduce the misery of the jobless.
A new wave of solopreneurs are capitalizing on people desperate for self-employment success.
Freelance Workers Are Our Future. So Why Are We Penalizing Them?
August 14, 2014
Our government can't distinguish between an employee and a contractor. And that's hurting our freelancers and our future.
Turning Twitter Procrastination into Literature
August 08, 2014
Artist Cory Arcangel's new book is a compilation of those who couldn't resist tweeting the words "working on my novel."