Loving your job is a capitalist trap, say some Gen Zs and millennials. They’re rejecting the 9-to-5, but how are they coping financially?

Wake up, eat, go to work, come home, eat, sleep, repeat. Living the dream, huh? “Personally, I believe I’m not meant to work. I’m meant to do this all day,” says an audio track on TikTok that went viral for its candid message: working a 9-to-5 job is no longer the ideal lifestyle for many. … Read more

TikTok crystal cracker releases ‘magic’ and helps educate millions of viewers

Michael Boon releases ancient “magic” each time he strikes his hammer against a rock for his TikTok followers. He splits the Moroccan geodes open, cracking through the shell to expose an individual wonder of science that has never been seen before. The social media platform is popular for sharing short videos of dance trends and … Read more

Flipping a Charters Towers house he bought for under $60k makes Nat a TikTok star

When Nat Redgrave called it quits on his 13-year mining career, he decided to give house-flipping a go. He never expected to go viral on social media platform TikTok. Mr Redgrave was prompted to make a TikTok video to send to his friends as a joke when he realized just how dilapidated his recently purchased … Read more