GaryVee Is Still Preaching the Hustle Gospel in the Middle of a Pandemic

“His message is what so many desperate people want to hear right now. It’s also dangerous.”

Source: Marker
Published: Aug 12, 2020
Length: 20 minutes (5,206 words)

The High-Stakes Race to Breed Cannabis With 0% THC

Weed can make you laugh, but the challenges to CBD growers aren’t funny.

Source: Medium
Published: Nov 11, 2019
Length: 11 minutes (2,939 words)

Adam Neumann’s $16 Billion Neo-Utopian Play To Turn WeWork Into WeWorld

Inside the cult of WeWork.

Source: Fast Company
Published: Mar 14, 2016
Length: 19 minutes (4,936 words)

Pixel And Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In The Gig Economy

Kessler spends a month trying to make a living wage using new tech platforms like TaskRabbit and Postmates. The results aren’t promising:

My experiences in the gig economy raise troubling issues about what it means to be an employee today and what rights a worker, even on a assignment-by-assignment basis, are entitled to. The laws regarding what constitutes an employee have not yet caught up to the idea that jobs are now being doled out by iPhone push notification.

Source: Fast Company
Published: Mar 18, 2014
Length: 37 minutes (9,445 words)