Unemployed? If so, you probably miss more than just the paychecks - the workplace is also where most of your human interaction comes from. If you're mourning the nuggets of gold that you generally hear between the cubes, pop another Monster and shuffle through CoWorkerGold's twitter feed
while waiting for TPIR to start.
Monday, Feb 28th 2011 (5:28am)
Jessica Webber is currently suing the hotel she used to work for because of a party the owners threw
Friday, Oct 15th 2010 (6:19am)
In these trying economic times, be grateful that you're going someplace where they pay you... many can't say the same right now. If that's not comfort enough, you can also be grateful that you're not going to work at Tiger Oil, where CEO Mike Davis floods his workforce with memos
whenever he's all pissy... which seems to be all the time.
Monday, Aug 16th 2010 (12:10am)
If you're fortunate enough to work on an airplane, you can at least make a dramatic exit
Tuesday, Aug 10th 2010 (12:11am) | Thanks: jai dubs
It's not uncommon to find little anonymous notes and signs around the office - get more toner, refill the damn ice trays, etc. I guess they only get disturbing when they pop up in the men's room
Monday, May 24th 2010 (12:05am)
Matter of fact, there are so many people in the same boat that a website has been spawned to give them a forum for their gripes. To wit, Please Fire Me
Friday, Feb 19th 2010 (5:21am) | Thanks: urlesque
Embrace your nomadic soul and shoot for getting a job in every state over the course of a year. This guy did
, and then wrote a book about it.
Friday, Oct 16th 2009 (12:14am)
What better place to nap
than a public toll booth... one of the world's busiest. No... no one will notice.
Tuesday, Sep 1st 2009 (11:42am)
This morale booster
gives new meaning to the term "Casual Friday".
Saves on the laundry bill...
Friday, Jul 3rd 2009 (12:12am)
If you've ever wondered what it's like driving a street sweeper on the graveyard shift - and even if you haven't - this here is a fantastic read
Thursday, Jun 18th 2009 (12:09am) | Thanks: mefi
Wednesday, Feb 11th 2009 (8:55am)
Some people, usually community activists, loathe Wal-Mart. Others, like the family of four struggling to make ends meet, are in love with the chain. I, meanwhile, am in awe of it.
Tuesday, Feb 10th 2009 (12:04am)
Wednesday, Aug 27th 2008 (2:12am)
This fella did it
, and learned ten important lessons in the process.
Thursday, Jun 19th 2008 (6:30am)
Ever wanted to work in a Disney park? Here's a great little essay on what it's like to be their Jack Sparrow
Thursday, May 22nd 2008 (6:12am)
At least you don't have to clean the Space Needle
Saturday, May 17th 2008 (6:13am)
A subway announcer in London was fired
because she made fake announcements to get herself through her boring day. Here's a good one.
"Would the passenger in the red shirt pretending to read the paper but who is actually staring at that woman's chest please stop. You are not fooling anyone, you filthy pervert."
Monday, Nov 26th 2007 (5:48pm)
I don't see it on the list
, but I'll probably wait until after the interview to find out if there is a boss's hottie daughter with a hefty trust fund.
Allowing staff to swear at work can benefit them and their employers, according to researchers at a British university.
Thursday, Oct 18th 2007 (9:44am)
Acccording to this study
, brutal bosses tend to get promoted more frequently.
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