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Why Do So Many People Hate Their Jobs?

Oh, Right. That.

Niklas Göke
Jun 5, 2017 · 3 min read

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(after that, I’m always good to go!)

People hate their jobs because they don’t know they’re the ones supposed to bring meaning, passion and fun to them.


It’s not your job to do your job so you can get paid and go home. It’s your job to do whatever happens to be the to-do of the day with as much meaning, as much passion and as much fun as you can muster.


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