How to go nomad with your employment. Zapier is offering financial packages to get folks to leave Silicon Valley. For the most part, though, the future of telecommuting is always right there, in the future.
A part of me resents that job training like this is falling to the state to take care, but I’m glad it’s being done.
Oliver Burkeman says that time management is ruining our lives.
Peter Waldman on the toll of the southern manufacturing boom. (Or to look at it another way, the cost of trying to compete with foreign manufacturers.) Relatedly, according to Howard Schneider, Alabama is as big a threat to the Rust Belt than is Mexico.
Caroline Moss explains why waitressing prepares you for any job. That’s one job I’ve never had, but I can sort of see it.
How apprenticeships gave Europe an advantage.