Beyond Job Titles: What Do You Really Do?

The big monthly jobs report that came out Friday has tons of numbers describing the American labor force. The numbers are helpful as far as they go, but they skip over a whole dimension of work: What it's really like.

So, over the past few weeks, we asked people over Twitter and Instagram to send us pictures of themselves at work, and to tell us: What's your job title? And what do you really do? What follows are some of the answers.

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joshuaboulter via Instagram
vocal director
kaykappel via Instagram
truck driver
porkchopcookie via Instagram
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madisonswaaarez via Instagram
helicopter

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horse trainer
dbfratt via Instagram
zoo photographer
tk421whyaren'tyouatyourpost via Instagram
steno
julineb via Instagram
manager
yogarunner via Instagram
cameraman
lumberwhacked via Instagram
visualizer
aeshface via Instagram
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Imbela via Instagram

#jobtitle #whatireallydo

nail artist
nailsyall via Instagram

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