Lucky Editors Spill Their First Job Stories (And You'd Be Suprised At How Many Didn't Start Off In Fashion)

"My first job was one of the best jobs ever: I was as a counselor for three years at Camp Tanamakoon in Algonquin Park, Ontario. I wore all green all the time (uniform!), had a cabin of 13-year-olds, and taught canoeing. Alas, it’s probably the first and last time I’ll get paid to hang out on a lake all day." - Hilary George-Parkin, associate digital features editor

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There's something very special about your very first job—from that first time you clock in to your last paycheck, most of us look back on our first minimum wage place of employment with, if not fondness, then serious nostalgia. And although our parents always cautioned us to save that first paycheck, most of us probably blew it at a sample sale, am I right? From working at a meat factory in Spain to catching butterflies, Lucky editors had some seriously interesting introductions to the working world. Click through to read their stories now!

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