Working: People Talk about What They Do All Day and How They Feel about What They Do
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Are you in need of a "fun" read this winter break that will nonetheless stimulate your career-seeking mind? If so, Studs Terkel's 1974 classic, Working, is the answer. Terkel, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist well-known for his oral histories, set out to talk to everyday people about their work with his tape recorder, and captured great anecdotes as a result. If you are looking to explore professions in an unconventional way, or are simply interested in hearing the voices of ordinary Americans, then this book is for you.