29-year-old Alexander Dyakov has had his share of office jobs. And I'm not talking about the hit TV show. Alexander has been working in one and about 6 months ago came up with a new way of venting his everyday problems away. Comics. Even though the Russian had no real artistic background, he decided to begin illustrating the struggles a typical office worker goes through on a daily basis and people quickly started seeing themselves and their colleagues in his relatable comics.

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Miklós Nagy
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2 years ago

"Well, it will sure look good in my CV in the eyes of my next employer."

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Marc
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2 years ago

Mr. Squirrel you could have the job, but you have to accept the payment of half of a nut and you will be employed via a sub contractor.

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"I've never taken any drawing lessons," Alexander told Bored Panda. "When I was a student, I used to edit photos for internet shops and the idea of telling something with the help of cartoon drawings came to me about half a year ago. I used to draw "neutral" stories, made a series of pictures and short funny comics about a cartoonish cat. I didn't succeed but got some drawing experience. And then I created Sova the owl, (sova means owl in Russian). It's a satirical webcomic where the office boss makes wrong and sometimes absurd decisions."

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Nini Meow
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2 years ago

I hope boredpanda doesn't cut it short

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Falcon
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2 years ago

this hits too close to home....

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"After graduating from university, I had been working in trading companies in a few different positions," the artist explained. "During my career, I was a storekeeper, an assistant, a sales manager, but I spent most of the time working as a purchasing manager. I reached the position of head of the purchasing department. Sometimes I had to use my hands at work but most of the time I worked at the office. Throughout this time, I interacted with a lot of superiors and subordinates. And one day I realized that work relationship in modern companies aren't that smooth. My drawing ideas are based on my personal experience about 90% of the time."

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Nini Meow
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2 years ago

Those weird looking animals

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The Dutches
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2 years ago

I am afraid he is right :(

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"For these comics, I decided to transform the forest into a company. The boss of this company had to be someone who feels smarter and superior to others. The owl was the perfect candidate."

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Rowlie
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2 years ago

I saw this coming

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Kaisu Rei
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2 years ago (edited)

At least bunny's colleagues gave credit where credit was due!

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"I feel inspired when I read new comments under my work. Such words as 'I've experienced the same in my previous job' or 'Me and my boss are in the same situation' mean a lot to me. These comments prove that I wasn't the only one who went through these ridiculous moments. Every form of loneliness is pretty tough. I hope that my readers can find some support in my comics and I hope that they can help them at least a bit."

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Spriy
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2 years ago

ALL HAIL THE JERBOAS!!!

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Bonnie Blue Bird
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2 years ago

lol .... guess i'm not 'loyal' :P

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Symbole Simple
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2 years ago

Logic

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Ozacoter
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2 years ago

Later: 'Why is the bridge not working?!?! You are such useless workers'

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Bonnie Blue Bird
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2 years ago

And this is how middle management is created :/

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YZ
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2 years ago

At least I'd be able to sleep off my hangover...

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Nuniek Widiayani
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2 years ago

I really hate that owl

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Night Owl
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2 years ago

The pear :D

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Eevee Loves π™
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2 years ago

Wow that's dumb.

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Nel Escape
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2 years ago

That owl deserves to frown! >:00

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Eevee Loves π™
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2 years ago

Ok that's just stupid 😒

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Άρης Παπαδόπουλος
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2 years ago

But Jar Jar was the true sith lord and master of Palpatine. HE was the phantom menace.

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Eevee Loves π™
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2 years ago

Ok Mr ur fired! 😡

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Nel Escape
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2 years ago

For anyone struggling: "Our forest has earned two times more than the competitors this year, which let us increase dividends multiple times. You invest one nut today, and get a hundred tomorrow! Look how much you have saved!"

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Hard 2 Guess
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2 years ago

I know exactly how beavers are feeling in that last panel.

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Iapetos
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2 years ago

The ears should be bent

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TUSHAR SINGH
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2 years ago

Haha

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K Schildt
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2 years ago

What... what was he hoping for

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TUSHAR SINGH
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2 years ago

www.brightside.me

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Lola DM
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2 years ago

I'll never understand why they want people "passionate about customer service" for their call centers. No one is passionate about that.

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Daniel Nilssen
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2 years ago

Rabbit needs to beat the hell out of owl

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