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How to Be a Knowledge Worker

An honest guide to what it means to be a knowledge worker in the modern world

Just a typical day in the office, pointing at some knowledge

Sometimes, people ask me what my job is and I struggle to answer that question. It’s especially a problem with children or very old people. Basically, if you’re a flu risk, I struggle to explain my job to you.




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Simon Pitt

Media techie, developer, product manager, software person and web-stuff doer. Head of Corporate Digital at BBC, but views my own. More at

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