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On the clock : what low-wage work did to me and how it drives America insane

Author: Emily Guendelsberger
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A college-educated young professional details the grueling realities of hourly labor for the fastest-growing segment of the American workforce while outlining strategies for more humane employment practices.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Guendelsberger, Emily.
On the clock.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019
(DLC)bl2019016139
(OCoLC)1106476939
Named Person: Emily Guendelsberger
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Emily Guendelsberger
ISBN: 9780316422680 0316422681 9780316508995 0316508993
OCLC Number: 1105989052
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Emily Guendelsberger.

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The bitingly funny, eye-opening story of a college-educated young professional who finds work in the automated and time-starved world of hourly labour.  Read more...

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"Emily Guendelsberger gives a sense of just how far we are from that dream in On the Clock, a jaunty but dispiriting memoir of her work at three low-rung jobs: at a call center, a McDonald's, and an Read more...

 
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