The Rise of the Robot Worker Is Imminent

The list of nine jobs that could well be taken over in the near future by C3PO might make you want to dive right back into bed.

The Career of a Barista

Narratively has a great piece looking at people who work as baristas—many of whom consider it the job they want to do and not something they’re doing while figuring out what they want to do next. Salaries can start pretty low—$20,000, but can move upwards of $45,000 for highly skilled barista, according to someone I once interviewed from Intelligentsia.

The 11 People Who Work At Every Starbucks

There are these kinds of people and only these kinds of people.

Be Nice to Your Barista … or Else

This list from a barista who has worked at Starbucks, Tully’s, Biggby, Espresso Royale, and Almac’s Coffee about coffee shop etiquette is interesting (and ranty, but that’s what makes it interesting)!