Here's a great post from Anne Taylor-Vaisey, for those with a little time on their hands.
Take this hilarious Career Guide quiz to find out what kinds of "worst jobs in history" you qualify for:
In this website, we take you on a journey through 2,000 years of British history and the worst jobs of each era. Tony Robinson, presenter of the Channel 4 series, has devised a quiz to see how suited you would be to certain jobs in the past. The skills agency learndirect has provided information on current offbeat careers, and finally, we show you how to take your interest further.