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Most of us don’t work at the circus, but curiously, our commutes often requires a lot of juggling. While we've mastered the balancing act of handling our phones, bags, and morning coffee, it can get a little old (not to mention require some serious skills) for such a dextrous activity so early in the morning. But there is an easy way to give yourself a hand, literally speaking — swap your work tote for a work-appropriate backpack. We know, we know, backpacks don't scream "grown up." With the picks ahead, however, you'll be thinking twice about these childhood staples. Take a peek at the slideshow and free your daily carry from getting too, ahem, carried away.