Here Are The Top 10 Part-Time Jobs For 2015

by The Huffington Post // March 3, 2015 // Updated 05:00 GMT // 0 Comments

As the country has slowly recovered from the Great Recession in recent years, many workers have been forced to take on part-time or temporary work, as full-time options are often more limited. But choosing a part-time job should not mean that workers have to sacrifice their happiness or well-being.Garry Gay via Getty Images Job database […]

Tupperware’s Sweet Spot Shifts to Indonesia

by The New York Times // March 1, 2015 // Updated 03:30 GMT // 0 Comments

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The party had the feel of 1960s America, almost. A group of women, thrilled to get a break from the daily routine of hanging laundry and shuttling their children to and from school, sat in a circle, listening to a friend hawk plastic storage bowls in a dizzying array of pastels. Indonesian […]

5 Ways Retirement Is Different For Women

by The Huffington Post // February 13, 2015 // Updated 12:34 GMT // 0 Comments

It seems that the differences between men and women extend even into retirement and the planning for it. Here are five things women need to consider: 1. Women live longer. What this really means is that women need to find the moola to pay the bills for a few years longer than men do. A […]

Staples Threatens To Fire Staff For Working More Than 25 Hours A Week

by The Huffington Post // February 10, 2015 // Updated 02:35 GMT // 0 Comments

In 2015, an Affordable Care Act provision requiring large employers to offer health insurance to staff working more than 30 hours a week kicked into effect. Now, some part-time staff at Staples say management has become extra vigilant about limiting their hours.A Staples office supply store is seen in Springfield, Virginia, October 23, 2014. | […]

Here’s What It’s Like For A Woman To Send A Job Rejection To A Man

by The Huffington Post // February 5, 2015 // Updated 14:21 GMT // 0 Comments

I run a science site, From Quarks to Quasars. Like most science sites, we post articles about the latest developments in science news and research. Recently, we put out an ad on looking for part-time, freelance science writers. We received some 100 responses (and counting). A lot of the people who applied had a […]

Here’s What The People Delivering Your Instacart Groceries Really Think

by The Huffington Post // February 2, 2015 // Updated 20:54 GMT // 0 Comments

In today’s app economy, part-time work just isn’t what it used to be. Once upon a time, a part-time job at a supermarket would have meant spending hours behind a cash register. These days, a part-time grocery job could mean spending hours in your car waiting for an order to come in — and not […]

Huckabee: Fox News women aren’t ‘trashy,’ but cursing New Yorkers are

by CNN // January 28, 2015 // Updated 19:09 GMT // 0 Comments

Huckabee, an evangelical conservative from Arkansas, described the “cultural shock” he experienced while living part-time in New York to work on his Fox News show, calling the city a “different planet” where men and women don’t avoid cursing in professional settings. – Huckabee is touring the country promoting his latest book, “God, Guns, Grits and […]

How Uber Fails To Prove Its Drivers Make More Than Taxi Drivers

by The Huffington Post // January 22, 2015 // Updated 22:41 GMT // 0 Comments

There’s a lot of uncertainty about how much money Uber drivers make and whether being an Uber driver is, as the company says, an ideal part-time job. Uber released a research paper on Thursday that claimed to give clear answers to those questions. It didn’t quite. A new study by Uber offers a lot of […]