The Importance of Grunt Work

As recent college graduates enter the workplace, it made us think back to that first job.

After the extensive and exhausting hiring process, it’s a rude awakening to realize a large portion of your job involves some type of “grunt” work. You know, the work no one wants to do because it’s boring and sometimes mindless –the coffee getters, the copy makers, the office organizers and yes, the grocery shoppers. A step above those are: the researchers, media list builders, calendar coordinators and brief creators.