Eight people who took the plunge share the biggest challenges and surprises of starting over.
Under the California Education Code, teachers get 10 sick days a year, after which they receive 100 days of extended sick leave. It's during this latter period that the cost of a substitute teacher is deducted from their salary.
Some people do cry over spilled milk.
If you were out of a job in 19th century England and seeking new employment, there was a chance you might find a peculiar advertisement in the newspaper that read something like: "WANTED! Ornamental garden hermit."
The retail giant needs more third-party delivery partners to bring packages to your door.
The "progressive" boss can be more insidious than overt bigots, because their reputation and self-mythologizing makes them difficult people to call out.
The people who make "Mortal Kombat" live with the series' over-the-top violence for much longer than players do.
In the wake of competitive moves by Facebook and Kickstarter and through the lead-up to the launch of the company's new creator plans, Digg spoke to Patreon users across creative disciplines and income levels to see what they think the platform's strengths and weaknesses are.
"I definitely didn't want to be seen as the angry black man, because I was the only black man there."
Work spaces today come with strong smells, harsh light, lots of chatter and constant messages on email or Slack. For neurodivergent people, this can be a big ask.
More than 200 of the world's best players say they won't play in North America. They hope that their actions will usher in a better era for the game.
It's something I've thought about a lot as a remote employee: how do I show that "in the office" when I'm far away, and two time zones behind the vast majority of my team?
And one reason why it might actually be good for you.
WePark shows that in cities like San Francisco, coworking is unaffordable to many, and the sheer volume of free space allocated to parked cars could be put to much better use.
The organizers say they've been retaliated against, six months after a massive, worldwide walkout.
Job software like Teams, Slack, and Workplace were supposed to make us more productive. They haven't.
When it comes to teenagers and porn, people seem to lose their minds — and any memory of the First Amendment.
You give notice, but your employer declines your resignation and fires you on the spot. What happens to your unemployment benefits?
YouTubers talk about these concerns privately amongst each other and, more and more, address them in public videos to their audience.
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