Work: Ask Less To Get More

Work versus fun

We spend a large part of our waking hours on work, so not enjoying your job means you’re losing the game of life.

Fulfillment versus enjoyment

After another conference day, we went for drinks in one of Budapest’s so-called ruin bars and I shared my worries with a smart-looking colleague.

Struggling well

Let me summarize.

We suck at struggling well

Allow me to digress for a second.

Work is about meaningfulness

Back to the main point.


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Maarten van Doorn

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