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Bored out of my mind at work. I’ve asked for more responsibilities but there isn’t much to do on the account itself. Im essentially being paid (industry standard) to do nothing. The account is a big name, internal team is friendly, client annoying but manageable as any other. Sounds ideal on paper, but I feel restless and like my brain/skills are stagnating. Any advice, or am I complaining about nothing?

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I was once told that only boring people are bored. It's good advice. It means look around and see where you can action initiatives on your own. What interests you?! Might be a client specific initiative or might be within the agency.

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Talk to your manager about getting another account or two... Very strange that you have nothing to do!

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