gig-economy

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…

What Can I Get Away With in an Uber, as Just a Regular Guy Who Might Want to at Least Drink a Beer…

Short version: Do unto Uber drivers as you would have Uber drivers do unto you There’s something about being in the back of a stranger’s car…

Why Can’t I Work From Home?

The concept of the average schmoe working from home first found a footing in reality in 1979, well before Slack invaded our lives. Writing in…