Get Paid to Drink Tea

Clerking jobs rarely offer much beyond a (miserly) hourly paycheck, but Craigslist has an ad seeking a TeaSource tea clerk at the chain’s St. Anthony store that looks intriguing — by the time you’re done clerking, you’ll have sampled hundreds of teas and guided “customers through the vast array of tea choices.” And it even […]


Hate the Game, Not the Chef

A want ad for an upscale sous chef says: “No more than 2 jobs within the last 5 years.” With the way restaurants close / merge / fire people at random, doesn’t this seem draconian? Is it fair to blame a chef for having a hodgepodge resume in a hodgepodge industry?