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11 Accurate Comics About Working In America

You need a vacation.

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1. A week in an office:

2. Childhood career plans vs. current ones.

3. Working retail/service for national chains:


5. Working that well-paid but morally icky job.

6. And working research/academic/non-profit.

7. Venn diagrams of jobs available now:

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8. Working 3 unpaid internships in a row.

9. Your to-do list as a manager.

Goodbye, weekends.

Goodbye, weekends.

10. Office parties.

11. Quitting an abusive job.

And finally: this graph is not a comic, but is always a worthwhile reminder. Read more at Mother Jones.

Chart by Carolyn Perot.

Chart by Carolyn Perot.

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