Working Your Way to Happiness

Working Your Way to Happiness

Update: 2020-05-1847
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Marty kills rats... but if you asked him what his job is he'd say it was "solving problems" and "helping people". How we view our work can contribute greatly to our daily levels of happiness - far more than money or status.

Dr Laurie Santos examines how we all came to ignore the importance of job satisfaction and hears from Professor Amy Wrzesniewski about "job crafting" - the reframing skill that happy people like Marty use to see their careers as more than just a way to make money.

For an even deeper dive into the research we talk about in the show visit happinesslab.fm

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rishi kesh

This was an amazing episode. It really opened my eyes on the way I see my job now. I will start working on job crafting right away.

May 19th
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Working Your Way to Happiness

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