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Does It Bother You When Strangers Ask What You Do?

When we're out meeting new people a common question spoken in the first few minutes of conversation is, "What do you do?" It's of course referring to how you spend the majority of your days, and I know some who find the question to be bothersome. They don't want to be defined by their jobs and prefer their work doesn't dominate other's immediate perceptions of them. How do you feel about the question when a stranger is asking?


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