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05 Mar
  • The best part of college is that you could become whatever you wanted to become, but most people just do what they think they must.
    Is this a metaphor? Sure. But it's a worthwhile one. You have more freedom at work than you think (hey, you're reading this on company time!) but most people do nothing with that freedom but try to get an A.
    Do you work with people who are still in high school? Job seekers only willing to interview with the folks who come on campus? Executives who are trying to make their boss happy above all else? It's pretty clear that the thing that's wrong with this system is high school, not the rest of the world.
    Cut class. Take a seminar on french literature. Interview off campus. Safe is risky.
  • Lately, I’ve found myself frequently discussing several of ten common myths about happiness, so I decided to post the complete list here.
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