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Black Guy In The Office

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The Only Black Guy in the Office

I keep it realer than most while on the job, but there are limits to how freely I’ll speak around my co-workers

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

America’s newest national holiday deserves exclusive access. Sorry not sorry.

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

When the challenges of remote work are all around you

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

Day trading with a day job is too damn stressful

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

After more than a year of WFH, I can’t imagine it any other way

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

I’ve accepted this fact and figured out how to use my powers for good

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

As offices reopen, saying goodbye to the mid-workday nap might be the hardest

Illustration: Michael Kennedy


The Only Black Guy in the Office

Stimmy envy is too real

Illustration of a man working at a computer daydreaming of being a rich man lying on a big check.
Illustration of a man working at a computer daydreaming of being a rich man lying on a big check.
Illustration: Michael Kennedy for LEVEL


The Only Black Guy in the Office

Once upon a time, I wasn’t the only Black guy in the office

A Black person with very short hair standing with their back to us with their hands on their hips. They’re facing an office populated with all Black coworkers. Large glass windows show a partly cloudy sky.
A Black person with very short hair standing with their back to us with their hands on their hips. They’re facing an office populated with all Black coworkers. Large glass windows show a partly cloudy sky.
Illustrated by Michael Kennedy for Level


LEVEL’s own The Only Black Guy in the Office sounds off on the latest in corporate America–related news in a brand-new column

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