How Common Are Workplace Murders in America?
August 26, 2015
The killing of two TV journalists in Virginia was rare in several ways.
Some norms can't be solved with a Snuggie—like unequal professional dress codes.
Working as a parking lot attendant helped me become a better person.
A banker’s lifestyle memoir ignores the frustrations of the modern workplace.
Robots Might Save the Humanities
July 06, 2015
After all, what will we do with our time? How will we live lives of meaningful leisure?
If You Want to See What Revolutionary Workplace Policies Really Look Like, Watch '9 to 5'
May 13, 2015
It's embarassing to fixate on a film that features a sequence with animated rabbits. It's more emabarassing that it's still relevant.
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.