Spey Rod graces WORK with a new poem.

Now and then we run across a job that is mind-boggling. Can a person make a living at that? How do you get started in such a thing? What was that person thinking?

Our interview with The Bird Call Lady, Nicole Perretta, delves into the work of someone who is paid well to make bird calls. Nicole can imitate 158 bird calls, which means she’s in conversation with 133 species of bird.

Calla Devlin presents grief in employment and the employment of grief.

WORK is proud to present Lisa Miles’ The Artist as Worker.

Now that the gusher in the gulf is capped and people are pushing to renew drilling, learn a little about how clean-up doesn’t work from our Exxon Valdez clean-up tech. This week features an interview with John Smith, HAZWOPER and OSHA trainer who has varied and exciting work experiences.

Skimmers, and smoke jumpers, and childbirth, oh my!