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10 Things The US Office Taught You About The Working World

If you aren’t already wasting your evenings watching back to back episodes of the US office – then it’s time to start. Right now. What better way to prepare for your new job than lazing about on Netflix watching every office stereotype collated into a hilarious TV show.

Here are a few things you’ll learn about the working world.

1. More often than not, you will be asked to do things that are way out of your pay grade.

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2. Prank emails never get old.

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3. There is definitely a wrong answer to the interview question “What are your flaws?”

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4. You are not the centre of attention and not everyone will care what you got up to at the weekend.

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5. There is always someone in the company that doesn’t play by the rules.

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6. You will be working with people who are the same generation as your parents, so don’t blame them if they don’t always ‘get it’.

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7. Political correctness is a blurred line for some people.

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8. You won’t like everyone you work with.

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9. There is always someone who reveals way too much information and crosses the boundaries.

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10. And no matter how mature you’re supposed to be at work, there will always be someone who can’t resist…

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And you thought you needed to act like an adult.

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