When we suffer unhappiness in our careers usually the first point of blame is our company, boss or co-workers. Don’t get me wrong, they can all be culprits. But in order to fix a negative situation, it’s best to look within first.
Understanding who you are is necessary in understanding how to find happiness at work.
Let’s say you love ripe, juicy cherries. Now imagine going on a diet where you have to eliminate those delicious suckers. While you may power through if you’re seeing results, you won’t be able to live this way long term because, well, you’ll always love cherries. Unless you leave this diet in order to find a cherries-only diet (not likely), you’re going to have to find a way to simultaneously prioritize the diet and your love of cherries.
So the question is, is it possible for your job to contribute to your happiness instead of sabotaging it? I say yes!
Here are 3 things you can do to be happy amidst a world of miserable workers. [click to continue…]