A former temporary employee with an educational charity reports on her time in the customer services call centre.
In the latest instalment of our What a way to make a living series, Mitch Mitchell reports on his experiences driving minicabs over the decades
David Evans writes for the What a Way to Make a Living series on the pitfalls of precarious working as a PhD student teaching part-time in a university.
Liz Forster's article from 2018 takes a close look at the precarious working conditions of the arts.
A Unison member reflects on conversations on the picket-lines that offered a different vision about how universities could and should be run.
The end of the first week of UCU strike action coincided with the latest climate strike on Friday 29 November. rs21 members report on pickets from around the country.
Eight days of strikes got off to a confident start across sixty Higher Education institutions today.
A former agency worker recounts their experiences in the hospitality industry.
Colin Revolting reviews director Ken Loach's latest film, which centres on the family of two workers in the gig economy
The closure of the Scunthorpe steel-works is likely to spell disaster for the community. Following our earlier analysis of the state of the British steel industry, here we consider the social costs of cynical mismanagement.