gig-economy

For ‘Gamer Girls’ Paid to Play ‘Fortnite,’ Therapy Skills Are Almost Required

Most nights after her parents have gone to bed, Sam, a 16-year-old from Toronto, makes herself a cup of coffee, reclines in her gaming chair…

Oh, Yay, Flexible Jobs Actually Make Your Work-Life Balance Worse

Congratulations, cog! You’ve just been ostensibly gifted with every corporate minnow’s dream: You get to work from home and decide which hours you want to…

Electric-Scooter Vandalism, the Reddit Virginity Exchange and Men Who Shoot Themselves in…

I live and work on the Westside of L.A., birthplace and epicenter of the dockless electric scooter. I understand the arguments both for-and-against them: Convenient…

The Millennial Children of Immigrants Who Can’t Explain Their Jobs To Their Parents

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been working out of my grandmother’s house in Vancouver, rather than my office in London. And so, whenever…