How a $300 per Month Full-Time Job Changed My Life… for the Better

With three weeks’ notice, I packed up as many of my belongings as I could fit into my two suitcases and flew to Kathmandu.

How Do We Afford to Dress for the Jobs We Want?

Especially when we’re trying to look like we belong to a different socioeconomic class?

Do You Expect a Higher Paycheck in 2018?

Wages might go up, and not just because of the tax bill.

Every Job I’ve Ever Had: McDonald’s, Hospital Housekeeper, Real Estate, Editing

When I was 14, my dad drove me to our local McDonald’s and told me to fill out an application.

Why I’m in Philadelphia Instead of Seattle

I grew up in Seattle and always planned to spend my adulthood there.

I Deliberately Took a Lower-Paying Job. Here’s How It’s Working Out.

I knew I was going to resign; it was merely a matter of when and how.

Advocating for Uncertainty

Don’t seek it out, but remember that everything could change and you should certainly have a backup plan in case it does.

How a Third-Party Amazon Seller Does Money

Sara (not her real name) is a third-party Amazon seller.

The Summer I Became a Teenager Again

I needed cash, so I got a job at a movie theater.

How I Got This Job: LARP Designer

I help people learn about themselves through collaborative storytelling in the form of LARP, or live action role playing games.