How to Call in ‘Sick’ at Work – Tips from a Pro

Editor's Note: This originally appeared on the weekly Work Retire Die email newsletter. Email us at workretiredie@gmail.com to be added or click here to subscribe. Emails are sent every Friday at 11 am - learn more here. The weather is getting cold which means one thing - it is the perfect time to start faking … Continue reading How to Call in ‘Sick’ at Work – Tips from a Pro

Work Retire Die Turns 2 Years Old

Long self indulgent post alert. TLDR: The blog is two years old today. We're celebrating the best and worst articles from the past 2 years. And we're giving away a Crock-Pot to an email newsletter subscriber. Yes actually. Email workretiredie@gmail.com by Friday at 11 am for a chance to win. Scroll past the heartfelt thanks … Continue reading Work Retire Die Turns 2 Years Old

Work Retire Newsletter

Loyal WRDies - we are pleased to announce that your prayers have been answered and wildest dreams have finally come true. We are launching a weekly newsletter, giving you a chance for yet another email to fill up your already crowded inbox!! We know that email is annoying to begin with. And between theSkimm, MorningBrew, … Continue reading Work Retire Newsletter

Summer Fridays: “Working” from Home

It's a time honored tradition in the summer to leave for a weekend trip on a Thursday night and "work remotely" Friday from the beach, lake or wherever you find yourself. It's a great way to to save vacation days and also have the least productive day of all time. People barely work in the … Continue reading Summer Fridays: “Working” from Home

Summer Fridays: Best Interns of All Time

Editor's Note: Every Friday afternoon from now until Labor Day, we will be dropping a new summer themed blog to close out your work day and take you into the weekend. 14 weeks, 14 topics, 14 chances for you to have something interesting to talk about at a pregame. If you're new, go check out … Continue reading Summer Fridays: Best Interns of All Time

Summer Fridays: Summer Jobs

Editor's Note: Every Friday afternoon from now until Labor Day, we will be dropping a new summer themed blog to close out your work day and take you into the weekend. 14 weeks, 14 topics, 14 chances for you to have something interesting to talk about at a pregame. If you're new, go check out … Continue reading Summer Fridays: Summer Jobs

8 Simple Rules for Hiring Top Talent

Hiring top talent is absolutely essential to any healthy business, but so many companies get the interviewing process WRONG. Luckily, Work Retire Die is here to help you turn your list of candidates into the perfect new hires Here are some things we look for during our thorough interview process: How do they treat my … Continue reading 8 Simple Rules for Hiring Top Talent

7 Surprising Benefits of Open-Plan Offices

Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on our award-winning LinkedIn page. We'll be posting more short-form, work related content there, and leaving the longer form stuff for the good ol' WordPress. PLEASE CONNECT WITH US ON LINKEDIN. You deserve to be entertained while you better your career and stalk your 9th grade ex-girlfriend to see … Continue reading 7 Surprising Benefits of Open-Plan Offices

Grow Your Professional Network and Connect with Us on LinkedIn

Surprise, surprise. Work Retire Die has expanded its empire once again. Any good monarch knows that a king's job is never complete, especially in the world of content. As such, we must continue to grow our dynasty across the far reaches of the Internet each and every day. We've conquered our birthplace, the Island of … Continue reading Grow Your Professional Network and Connect with Us on LinkedIn

Desk Items to Get You Through the Day *Guest Blog*

Editor's Note: Surprise! We have a new guest blog from returning contributor Buffalo Bitch, one of the biggest bitches alive who happens to be from Buffalo. He's got some smoking hot takes to keep you warm in the cold winter months. Additional Editor's Note: Many have said it's pathetic that the Content King hasn't written a blog in 2 … Continue reading Desk Items to Get You Through the Day *Guest Blog*