Are there more podcasts (or books or movies) like the first season of Slate's Working? [more inside]
UK (and especially London) folks, where should a returning US labor union staffer work in the UK? I’ll be returning to London (location non-negotiable) early next year after almost ten years in the US. I left the UK soon after I graduated (I’ve never held a career job there), and I’ve worked as a labor union staffer in the US, working my way up to positions with a good deal of strategic and management responsibility, but I'm absolutely open to a change... [more inside]
How exactly does America stay competitive, anyways? [more inside]
I’m a former academic who would like to focus on self-driven writing and creative projects, but I’m not ready for self-employment. I’d like to find a low-stress job that will leave time and energy for my creative work, but I have some health restrictions and complicating factors. What should I do? [more inside]
In the U.S. slavery system, how did blind slaves work?
How can I get a short-term, labor-intensive job in a field I'd like to start a career in? [more inside]
How many coal miners are there in the US? [more inside]
Is outsourcing a problem in your country? [more inside]
If a union challenges your previously non-union position and wins, now making your job the only union position in the immediate office, what can you do about it? Can you really be forced to work a union position if that's not how the job was presented to you 4 years ago when you took it?