Working Just for the Money? What's the Point?

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[Editor's Note: Check out this excellent post on working just for the money versus working for a purpose. Given the work I do as a coach, you can imagine where I fall on the scale (hint: working just for the money is a fast path to misery). The Everyday Minimalist has some great things to share on her view in a direct, practical, and humorous way. - Paula G]

Working for money versus Working for a purpose

You know how the saying goes: “Find something you’re passionate about and the money will follow?”
Working for money is a necessary evil, but it doesn’t have to be evil

You definitely need money, there’s no question about it.. but if you are going to spend 40 – 60 hours of your life on your job, why not find something you like?

It’s interesting to note that the people who work only for money, aren’t happy, even if they’re making bank in the high 6 figures.

Read the full post on Working for money versus Working for a purpose on Everyday Minimalist.

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