I have a degree in engineering. But I’m not an engineer. This is by choice, but I’ve encountered a lot of stigma. The point of higher education is to give us more choices. Choosing not to use my degree should be one of them.
Marga Biebeler is a professional twenty-first century philosopher. OK, but what’s that mean? Odd Jobs columnist Beth Jusino talks to Marga in her Stuttgart, Germany coworking space.
In American culture, stress and exhaustion are worn with pride as status symbols. It’s time we reimagine the work week.
The real driver behind the current shift to a freelancer economy is that companies and governments have lowered their responsibility to workers. Joel Dullroy, author of Independents Unite!, brings us up to date on the Freelancers’ Rights Movement.