Jana Kasperkevic is a former digital reporter for Marketplace, based in the New York City bureau.
Prior to joining Marketplace, Jana was a business reporter at The Guardian where she covered the global economy, income inequality, personal finance and small business. Her work has appeared in Inc. Magazine, Houston Chronicle and The Village Voice, among others. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Latest Stories (196)
Will COVID-19 end open plan offices, useless meetings, and handshakes?
Apr 29, 2020
We ask experts to imagine American workplace after COVID-19.
Is it worth applying for a job right now?
Apr 20, 2020
We tackle a range of COVID-19 hiring and firing questions.
Universal basic income was a fringe idea. Then the COVID-19 pandemic happened.
Apr 6, 2020
Americans earning up to $75,000 are about to receive $1,200. Could this be the future?
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, brought to you by Macy’s immigrant staff
Nov 25, 2019
Here is how the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade came to be.
Trick or treat! Why is there no new candy to eat?
Oct 23, 2019
Halloween should be the perfect time to launch a new candy.
The opioid epidemic is killing Americans at work, and employers are taking notice
Sep 24, 2019
To battle opioid overdoses, experts want businesses to think of naloxone like an EpiPen.
How students are trying to avoid college loans
Aug 28, 2019
Income share agreements, free tuition and college funds.
Can AI make hiring fairer and more efficient?
Aug 14, 2019
AI advocates say it's better for people on both sides.
Advocates of “instant hiring” urge companies to take back their time
Aug 6, 2019
In a tight labor market, timing might be everything.
We know about exit interviews. What about “stay” interviews?
Jul 30, 2019
The so-called stay interview is an increasingly popular means of trying to retain staff.