Happiness is an inside job
William Arthur Ward

52 Weeks, 52 Jobs

52 Weeks, 52 Jobs

Apr 2, 2008-- Fifty-two jobs in 52 weeks may sound horrific to some, but that's Sean Aiken's goal. Aiken's job-shopping odyssey began in February 2007, after he graduated as a class valedictorian with an undergrad degree, but no idea what to do for a living. Aiken's solution? To direct his passion into his job search by creating a personal employment agency on the Web. On his site, www.oneweekjob.com, he solicits weeklong job offers, documents the experience and donates all his earnings to a non-profit. Among other jobs he's worked as a yoga instructor, florist, stock trader, baker and caregiver. (3681 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionSean is now on Week 52 - his job? Serving as Mayor of his hometown! If you could work anywhere you wanted for 1 week where would that be?



Quote Bulletin


There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Mahatma Gandhi

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 247,026 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Jul 2: A Pandemic Poem-Prayer (12,829 reads) Jul 5: Advice from 100-Year-Olds (5,401 reads) May 20: 5 Poems to Celebrate National Poetry Month (5,364 reads) May 28: NBA Mental Coach Shares 7 Ways You Can Thrive Under Pressure (5,023 reads) May 31: Eight Verses for Training the Mind (8,586 reads)

More ...