office-culture

I Have No Choice but to Answer This Reader Question About a Coworker Who Pees on the Floor

As an old, washed-up rockstar drunkenly hissing into the microphone might say: This one’s for the fans. Last week, Mark, an apparently devout MEL reader,…

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…

How Do You Survive a Failing Company?

In the 17th century, knowing when to abandon a sinking ship was easy, due to the fact that the ship was quite literally sinking. Today,…

Three Men Who Slept With Their Boss

Apparently, 61 percent of guys fantasize about having sex with someone they work with. But how complicated — or untenable — does it get when…