‘A Huge Annual Trawl of Revision’

The Independent’s “I Want Your Job” feature features a cartographer — namely, Iain MacDonald of Collins Geo. Swoon at the exciting life of a cartographer: tedious painstaking research! No, seriously: after reading this I want to be a cartographer; keep in mind, I’m an historian who pulls down a paycheque correcting other people’s writing. Tedious painstaking research is not only my line of work, it’d be an upgrade, like accountancy to lion taming banking.

Erm. Where did that come from?

Previously: Working Cartographers.