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I'm a Costco forklift driver. My job is essential to the warehouse's success.

A Costco forklift driver in Chicago reveals what the job is like, and why he's not surprised Costco…

Dominick Reuter   


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“They took away my only source of livelihood” — As police impound bike taxis in Bengaluru, captains cry in despair

After Bengaluru auto-rickshaw drivers protested against bike taxis, captains have faced strict and …

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A Lyft driver says he isn't even making minimum wage driving full-time and it shows how much the job costs workers

Lyft CEO David Risher often posts positively about driving for the rideshare service. But one gig w…

Alex Bitter   


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I quit my job as a delivery driver to be a Henry VIII impersonator. This job is my whole life, and I wouldn't have it any other way.

Henry VIII impersonator David Smith says he could never go back to working a 'normal' job after qui…

Alexandra Bacon   


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Massachusetts secured a big raise for Uber and Lyft drivers in the state, but some are worried the deal could have negative side effects

Uber and Lyft settle to pay Massachusetts drivers $32.50 per hour for time spent completing a ride,…

Noah Sheidlower   


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Here's how Uber and Lyft drivers try to get customers to tip even though it only happens on a quarter of rides

Uber and Lyft drivers share what they do to maximize their tips, even though some say tipping is in…

Noah Sheidlower,Jacob Zinkula   


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A boomer gets just $1,056 a month in Social Security and works as a bus driver: 'I don't see myself being able to retire, but I'm grateful and healthy'

Emma Echols, 68, gets $1,056 a month in Social Security and works as a bus driver, worrying she can…

Noah Sheidlower   


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Uber and Lyft riders explain why they do and don't tip their drivers — who only get tips a quarter of the time

Some Uber and Lyft riders consistently tip 20%, noting tips help drivers out significantly, while o…

Noah Sheidlower,Jacob Zinkula   


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Welcome to the red-hot blue-collar job boom

Walmart and UPS offer six-figure salaries and lucrative benefits. White-collar workers, meanwhile, …

Juliana Kaplan   


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Uber drivers say the job has become more competitive and that it's made their work less profitable

Some Uber drivers say the rising number of drivers is a key reason their earnings have fallen.

Jacob Zinkula   


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I got laid off from Google in my 50s and juggled 3 jobs at Trader Joe's, Lyft, and Starbucks. It was a humbling experience.

Lois Kim worked as a Trader Joe's cashier, Starbucks barista and Lyft driver and says learning how …

Jyoti Mann   


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A Sam's Club worker used to worry a robot might take his job instead, AI replaced his most tiresome task

"I don't think I'm losing my job specifically in the near future," a Sam's Club worker said after s…

Dominick Reuter   


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Tesla posts roles for Autopilot team after weeks of mass layoffs and scrubbing jobs board

Tesla is hiring again for its Autopilot team after deep companywide job cuts.

Grace Kay   


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Many drivers for Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash are earning well below minimum wage, even with tips, a new paper finds

Many gig drivers earn less than local minimum wage after expenses, some earning just 40 cents an ho…

Noah Sheidlower,Jacob Zinkula   


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5 Uber and Lyft drivers share why they plan to keep their ride-hailing jobs, even as pay declines

Some Uber and Lyft drivers say rising competition and upfront fares have made ride-hailing less pro…

Jacob Zinkula   


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A Gen Xer says making money as an Uber and Lyft driver isn't easy but the social interactions make the job worthwhile

A Gen Xer said Uber and Lyft driving has provided a valuable social outlet after an injury forced h…

Jacob Zinkula   


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Gig work is the new Ellis Island for immigrants looking for work. But many drivers feel trapped in the long hours and low pay.

Business Insider spoke to a dozen recent immigrants who rely heavily on driving for Uber and Lyft t…

Noah Sheidlower   


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A Texas Gen Xer who went to college in his 40s says it didn't help him find a job and saddled him with over $100k in student debt

A Texas-based truck driver went to college in his 40s to change careers. He said his degree hasn't …

Jacob Zinkula   


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I got engaged to my Grubhub driver after he delivered my lunch

Hannah Bullerman ordered chicken wings from Grubhub on a sick day. She was instantly attracted to t…

Jane Ridley   


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As high-paying jobs become harder to get, more Americans are looking to Uber and Lyft for extra income

Gig work like ride-hailing is becoming more popular, per a Bank of America report. A cooling job ma…

Jacob Zinkula,Noah Sheidlower