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The Holiday Party, With Regrets

’Tis the season of the holiday party and all its attendant follies. Think hazy encounters with your supervisor outside the bathroom stall, spiked careers around the spiked punch bowl, crushed egos amidst the crudité.  How egregious the follies, as it turns out, is at...

How to Work 100 Hours a Week and Still Have a Life

Nobody, Elon Musk tweeted on Monday, “ever changed the world on forty hours a week.” When a Twitter user asked just how many hours one needs to put in to “change the world,” Musk suggested anywhere between eighty and more than 100 weekly. “Pain level increases...

How to Murder the November Blahs at Work

It’s mid-November and everyone’s hurting. The reality of summer’s retreat is hard to ignore and the cold weather’s got you by the wrists. The days are short, the skies are grey and you look like a dork in your toque. Worse, work sucks because the same cheerless gloom...

Choosing Phlebotomy

What better way to choose a career that’ll furnish you with a satisfying life than to pick it from a list? To that sophisticated end, a few job-centric lists for your consideration. The Ten Most Popular Occupations for Canadians for Women Retail salespersons...

The Home-Run Combo of Sports and Work

With Toronto’s so recently dubious hockey team carving an entirely new storyline into this season’s ice, along with basketball tipping in after a terrible drought, soccer winding down with Toronto in the spoiler seat, football finding its stadium legs and baseball...