Where the needs of the world and your talents cross, there lies your vocation.
Aristotle

6 Ways to Find Work You Love

6 Ways to Find Work You Love

Aug 8, 2013-- "The idea of fulfilling work -- a job that reflects our passions, talents, and values-- is a modern invention. Open Dr. Johnson's celebrated Dictionary, published in 1755, and the word "fulfillment" doesn't even appear. But today our expectations are higher, which helps explain why job satisfaction has declined to a record low of 47 percent in the U.S., and is even lower in Europe. If you count yourself amongst those who are unhappy in their job, or at least have that occasional niggling feeling that your work and self are out of alignment, how are you supposed to go about finding a meaningful career? What does it take to overcome the fear of change and negotiate the labyrinth of choices, especially in tough economic times?" Author, Roman Krznaric, shares six pieces of essential wisdom drawn from some of the best thinkers in the field. (43449 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionRead "Your Job - A Manifestation of Your Spirit" -- a short passage about finding your true work, no matter what "job" you are in. [more]



Quote Bulletin


If you think education is expensive - try ignorance.
Derek Bok

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 245,256 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Apr 8: Mark Nepo: Where To Now? (11,169 reads) May 3: Last Lecture (14,065 reads) Apr 24: How to Hardwire Resilience into the Brain (11,263 reads) Apr 22: Why Your Brain Needs to Dream (10,023 reads) May 20: The Importance of Quiet Time (13,194 reads)

More ...