What are millennials saving for? Mainly getting fired.
When Jews fled Spain during the Inquisition, they carried their language with them. Today, Ladino reflects the trajectories of the Sephardic Jewish diaspora, but can it survive?
Whether you're an employer or an employee, it's important to have a plan.
The federal minimum wage is a paltry $7.25 per hour, but that only tells part of the story of minimum wage in the US.
Dolly Parton was one of two women I learned to admire growing up in East Tennessee. The other was Pat Summitt, head coach of the Lady Volunteers, the University of Tennessee women's basketball team. One flamboyantly female, the other a masculine woman.
Enabling notifications is essentially giving other people permission to schedule blocks of time in your day. Specifically, in 23-minute chunks.
Two Digg editors discuss the controversy surrounding comments that "Red Dead" lead writer Dan Houser made regarding "100-hour work weeks" in an interview with Vulture.
A new study says most MLM sellers make less than 70 cents per hour. Some people make even less than that.
The NBA has received plaudits for its so-called progressivism, but look a bit closer at the pro sports league and you'll find precious little evidence.
The more bosses try to keep track of their workers, the more precious time employees waste trying to evade them.
“They said, ‘Unfortunately the budgeted salary for this position is $40K. Thanks for your interest and best of luck.’ But I would be okay making $40K!”
A roundup of the most interesting, thought-provoking and surprising questions that our favorite columnists addressed in recent days.
A hundred years ago, it was quite common for working-class children to roam the streets freely at night.
A small Arctic village is on the front line of climate change. The biggest problem? It's too expensive to move away.
A new lawsuit claims the company spent more on parties than on sexual harassment training.
But they fear another mortgage crisis.
A report from anonymous sources speaking to Reuters sheds light on Amazon’s AI hiring project, and gender bias in tech.
While Amazon scores points for backing a progressive minimum wage hike, veterans of the company are the ones feeling shafted.
In 1978, Philadelphia Phillies intern David Raymond put on the costume of the Phillie Phanatic, and introduced the world to one of the best-known costumed mascots in sports. After 15 years as the Phanatic, Raymond went into business creating his own mascots. And now he’s created the most instantly famous mascot in years: Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty. (The working title for this post was “Gritty’s Daddy.”) We talked to Raymond about the path from Phanatic to Gritty, how to clean a costume, a...
Tracing a mysterious message across the world to understand how what we buy is made.
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