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Deprogramming the Cult of the Workplace Personality Test

Quick personality quiz just for fun: Which character from nightmare dystopian fiction are you? Mostly ‘A’s: You’re Winston Smith from George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four —…

The Corporate War on What Constitutes an Employee Poop Break

I recently stumbled upon a Reddit thread that chronicles the disturbing — and downright deadly — actions taken by an unnamed California company to prevent…

Disciplining Employees Never Actually Works

Several months ago, I stumbled upon a Reddit thread that chronicles the intense — and downright illegal — disciplinary actions implemented by an unspecified California…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Not Losing Your Shit When You Get Laid Off

I’m not an expert on many things. I know how to make soup — all kinds. I once paid the IRS thousands of dollars in…