Every Job I’ve Ever Had: Waitress, Tech Support, Disney Receptionist

I don’t regret any jobs I’ve had in the past, but it was unquestionably not the path I thought my life would take.

How Not to Get Paid for Your Writing in 20 Difficult Steps

The good news is I got published. The bad news is I didn’t receive any paperwork to fill out so I could get paid.

I Was a Princess for My First Job

Not many people get appointed to royalty as their first job, but that’s exactly what happened to me.

A Friday Chat About Good Managers

Featuring Billfolder Marisa!

How Working Two Jobs Helped Me Pay Off $14K in Debt

Nothing felt better than making that final payment.

Every Job I’ve Ever Had: Sex Worker, Chess Teacher, Lawyer

Plus lifeguard, au pair, pole dance studio owner, entrepreneur, and more.

Funding My Dreams Through the Craigslist Gig Page

If you want to be an artist, sometimes you have to get creative.

The Difficulty of Going From Disability Payments to the Workforce

Today’s must-read longread comes from the Washington Post.

Uber Drivers Have Earned $50 Million in Tips… But There Are 2 Million Drivers

This is why we do the math.

What the Fidget Spinner Teaches Us About Retailer Attention Spans

Yes, I know the fidget spinner is old news—but that’s the point.