Work & Career
They say you spend over a third of your life working, so you might as well love what you do. Whether you are loving every second of work, searching for a new career, or just trying to make the workday a little more bearable—Reader’s Digest is here with the tips, tools, and strategies to help you get to work.
I’m a Teacher—Here’s What I Really Want You to Know About Remote Learning
One elementary school teacher explains why she thinks it’s essential for kids to head back to the classroom this fall,...
I’m a Teacher—Here’s Why I Won’t Go Back to School When It Reopens
A college professor explains why online learning can benefit both teachers and students—and it’s not just about staying safe during...
The States with the Most COVID-19-Related Hirings
Looking for a job in the era of coronavirus? What could be more appropriate than working in a COVID-related role?
How Much Has My Quarantine Helped the Environment?
From canceled commutes to what you eat for dinner, your new daily habits could be having a big positive impact...
11 Things Coronavirus Has Made People Change About Their Home Lives
Cleaning more, spending less. Cooking more, shopping less. Homes.com compiled data showing how people's home-bound norms have changed during this...
Why You Should Still Use Your Vacation Days During Quarantine
By taking time away from work, you take much-needed recovery time for yourself.
What It’s Really Like to Work at Trader Joe’s During Coronavirus
It’s not easy being an essential worker in the middle of a pandemic, but we’re all trying to do our...
What to Cut Out of Your Budget During a Pandemic
The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an economic crisis. Here's how you can save money during this uncertain...
8 Geniuses Who Made History in Quarantine
These celebrated people emerged from plague, exile, months of bed rest, or wartime occupation with some seriously incredible work.
22 Essentials You Didn’t Realize You’d Need While Stuck at Home
Amazon is prioritizing essentials, so hopefully it’s not too late to stock up on these must-haves that you didn't know...
14 Brain Games That Will Help You Get Smarter During Self-Quarantine
There's no excuse to let your mind atrophy while self-isolating with these no-brainer exercises.
26 Stores That Promise to Keep Paying Employees Amid Coronavirus Closures
You can feel good spending your hard-earned cash at one of these brands that supports its employees.