“Jang Geu-Rae (later played by Siwan) played the board game go since he was a child. Playing the game was everything to him, but he failed to become a professional “GO” player. Now he is thrown into the real world. By an acquaintance’s recommendation, Jang Geu-Rae is able to begin to work for the trading company One International as an intern. Jang Geu-Rae struggles to work at his new company.”


We have to get accustomed to the unfamiliar. That way we can have a new experience. – Mr. Oh


Another road has opened. And I’m not alone. – Jang Geu Rae


What do you think life is? Life is a collection of choices. The choices you made in each moment make up the quality of your life. Han Seok-Yool


It’s not flashy but doing NECESSARY WORK is what’s important. – A.M Kang


You should start with waiting for the fights if the opponent is strong. -Jang Baek Ki


What do genders have to do with what’s right? Everyone has a conscience to tell what’s right. It’s just a matter of whether you act because you know or you don’t act even if you know. -Sun Ji-Young

Misaeng will give you the opportunity to see the real world of being a professional, the battle for success, the struggles to climb high to the corporate world, the combat of everyday’s life to get the job done, and of course to help you ponder on your forgotten dreams.

You will truly enjoy this drama as much as you will learn from all the character’s strength and weaknesses, individually and by a team. This is not only about work, but exploring their personalities, current lives, and how they managed to settle and learn with incomplete lives.

Recommended to watch this show with realism and optimism.

Overall Rating: 10/10

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