What Happens When Our Jobs Expect Us to Be Someone We Are Not?

We become what we do, but sometimes what we do makes us sick.

Jen Dyck-Sprout
Aug 28, 2020 · 7 min read
We all have a chameleon in us.
Photo by Amy Humphries on Unsplash

When I left my last job, after five years of letting it control me (but also accepting that tradeoff because it came with financial security), I could not wait to reclaim my time. I was craving control over my calendar the way I crave being outside on a…