#corporatelife

  1. Woman garners support on the internet after getting fired for being too 'efficient' at her job

    By Somdatta Maity Woman garners support on the internet after getting fired for being too 'efficient' at her job Corporate life is not for the faint of heart. Individuals have to traverse visible and invisible traps to survive in the field. Unfortunately, Mariela—who goes by @marye
  2. Why a 23-year-old TikTok influencer with 1 million followers is ready to leave it all behind for a 9-to-5 job

    By Jane Thier Striking it big as an influencer might be an apt equivalent to winning the lottery. It instantly bestows fame, fortune and notoriety on an otherwise normal person. And much like actually winning the lottery, for 23-year-old TikTok influencer Ana Wolfermann, the luck
  3. Random question. I'm neurodivergent. And every so often, someone will say "and this is where we expect you, <my name>, with all your experience with <x> will help us out." But I don't actually have experience with <x>. I can learn it, probably easily, but I never know how to re
  4. I need a crib sheet for the org chart

    When you start a new job, I wish they just gave you a stack of flashcards to study... what is the CFOs name? Where are the main offices? What are the 5 divisions of the company? What are the biggest seasons for sales? I would happily memorize that stuff week ahead of my start
  5. Not returning to office

    Dear corporate America, Who came up with the idea of a MWF then TTh work from home schedule? No one knows who's working where. You still have to pay full time for childcare, after-school care etc #corporatelife
  6. Daycare doesn't make sense anymore

    My new job is 10 minutes farther away than my old job. It's only 10 minutes. But those 10 minutes mean I cannot guarantee I will be home in time for pickup from daycare. So, instead of paying $600-ish a month, I now need to pay $2400. So... I'll be leaving 10 minutes early eve
  7. What is the difference between a guy who graduated from an Ivy League school and a guy who graduated from a state school? The guy from the Ivy League school says, "that's fascinating." The guy from the state school says, "that's bullshit" #corporatelife