MSN Careers published an article today that lists the Top 10 Surprisingly Sexy Careers, and believe it or not somehow I made the list!
On the rundown of not-so-obvious sexy jobs, IT Worker landed at number 5. But why? Just because my wife has a weakness for geeks, doesn’t mean all women do. And I am certainly not wearing a garter-belt under my uniform or breathing through my eyelids. According to the author the answer is two-fold. First of all, there’s the power. Whether you’re a CEO or a Mail Clerk, if your email won’t open, you call me. Period. I can find files you deleted and see how long you spent on eBay today. Power is pretty sexy I guess. Then there is the fact that IT typically has the most lax dress code in the office. I’m not sure how that’s sexy. Enviable maybe, but sexy?