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ATF (Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms) Agent

Odds of Hanging On

The odds of hanging on are pretty good. Agents are promoted every year or two depending on their performance, while those who follow ATF guidelines and employ excellent problem-solving skills may rise through the ranks even faster. It also helps if you don't have any annoying habits that would keep your superior from wanting to advance you. Wait until you get home to cut your nails. Geez.

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