What's Your 1980s Job?

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Mark Lichtenstein

5 Min Quiz

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The '80s might have only been a few decades ago, but going back to that period would be like visiting another planet. If you lived in the '80s, what would you do for a living?

What is your level of education?

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What sort of place do you call home?

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Are you a secret artist?

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Are you a voyeur?

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Are you a follower?

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Are you obsessively organized?

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Are you a people person?

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Are you up on the latest, cutting edge technology?

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Are you a big music fan?

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Do you dream of traveling the world?

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Do you like fixing things?

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Are you okay with carrying heavy things all day?

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Are you handy with a can of hairspray?

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Can you work under strict time deadlines?

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Are you okay working around chemicals?

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Are you alright with getting a lot of paper cuts?

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Are you compatible with an office environment?

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Do you like helping people?

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Do you like making your own hours?

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Do you want to work for a specific boss, or many?

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Do you see your job as an end in and of itself or a stepping stone to greater things?

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Do you like working in a new venue every night?

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Do you want to work for a major brand?

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Do you like meeting new people every day?

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Do you like a quiet workplace?

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Do you mind if your friends constantly ask you for work-related favors?

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Do you have something special to offer an employer?

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Do you think you'll be overqualified for a 1980s job?

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Are you up on 1980s popular culture?

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Are you a bit of a shutterbug?

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