Do We Really Need to Work?

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“Work is simply another playground in which to explore our personal evolution.” ~ Mark Darren Gregor

What Happens to Masculinity and Marriage When Unemployment Strikes?

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Steven Lake Explores the Effects of Unemployment on Masculinity and Marriage. A Survival Story.

Did It Suck to Be Me? Trials of a Young Door-to-Door Salesman

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If you’re ever curious as to how vile and loathsome the human race can be without doing anything criminal, interrupt their dinner to talk about windows and siding.

You’re Not Your Job And You Shouldn’t Be Completely Consumed By It

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We are always in search of something greater and more meaningful. Our work is a part of it, but not the whole story.

Young Man In a Post-Graduate Maelstrom

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Some resist. Twenty-two year old Jefferson Morris IV lets the swirling waters carry him where they may.

“it is these exact market conditions that allow you to get away with paying workers what you do…so you can enjoy…your extra 20-30 hours of free time.”

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The Real Miracle of Hanukkah

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When his boss threatened to fire him, Jeremy Gross realized the true meaning of the Jewish Festival of Lights.

How to Be a Purposeful Man

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Matthew Hoffman felt out of his element as man until he realized the importance of purpose.

Paternal Pauses: The Paradox of Parenting

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If we could really count the cost of parenting before we became parents, would we still make that decision? Brian Reinholz would.

How Do You Know Which Day-to-Day Tasks Will Lead You to Success?

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David Kaiser, on high-value tasks vs low-value tasks. Knowing what to choose, and how to say NO.

After I Leave My Job, Then I Go to Work

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Peter Kirby Harris, on the new working practices of Millenials.

Did Providence Really Intercede, and Get Me Fired?

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Losing a Job I Loved Changed My Life in Ways I Could Never Have Imagined

A Millennial’s Cover Letter to Future Employers

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Christian Clifton writes his pitch to change the minds of employers.

How to Be a Stressed Out Basketcase

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You want to be part of the club. You know the one, it’s the “Oh my God, I am soooo stressed out” club.

The Value of a Man

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Veronica Grace can’t understand how the man she loves only sees his value in terms of a traditional, successful job.

How I Knew I Was Depressed

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For Norbert Brown, it was when he was asked a question he couldn’t answer.