Published in


Part-Time Is the New Status Symbol

Forget passive income. It’s all about being part-time with full-time pay and benefits

Photo: Unsplash

For years, passive income was all the rage; income earned so effortlessly that money would pour into your bank account overnight, allowing you to live a life of freedom. It’s a lie.




Index is a publication from Medium about work, digging into the most pressing issues surrounding the modern career.

Recommended from Medium

What you need to think about in your first 60–90 days on a new job: product management (leader)…

How to Pivot Your Business Without Breaking the Couch

Never too late to start a Career in Data or IT

How We Built an Office With No Money

Flow at Workplace — How Organization could incorporate an environment which is conducive to Flow

About Me — William “Bill” Myers

Project Management Systems for Public Speakers: Why You Need One

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith

World traveler. Virtual Assistant Matchmaker. Remote Work Consultant. Entrepreneur. Bestselling Author. Mother. Sister. Daughter. Human. Everybody is somebody.

More from Medium

You Need to Create a Bus Book For Your Job

A delightful guide to how we do things at Mamo: Culture (Khalil Gibran)

Avoid these 5 mistakes when finding a job


The Great Resignation is overdone.

Photo of a stick figure next to adjectives that are crossed out with the “me” circled