Cover Photo: A black-and-white photograph of a printed sign hanging on a wooden door. The sign says "We are hiring. Apply today."
Photograph by Eric Prouzet/Unsplash

How I Learned That Work Is Not Your Family

Years spent in cultlike workplaces under cartoonishly incapable bosses has spooked me from going back to the office.

now

why

eitherwhat

You don’t belong here

innot

Wired

is

The Atlantic

wasn’t

Hazlitt am

Josh is the former editor-in-chief of SHARP magazine and a freelance writer with work in The Walrus, Maisonneuve, Vogue, Dazed, The Globe and Mail and other outlets.