Our Next Life

I’m writing this post from an upscale hotel suite, at the end of a day that started with a lovely restaurant breakfast where I didn’t think about what things cost before ordering them. A pretty average work travel day.

A wonderful breakfast, paid for by work The restaurant breakfast that kicked off the day.

But like most work days generally, it passed like a whirlwind, and if I had a moment to think, I spent that moment focusing on the things about work that I can’t wait to be done with rather than appreciating the awesome stuff that I get to experience as perks of working.

Can you relate? Fundamentally, none of us would pursue an early exit from work or an alternative approach to work if we were satisfied with the status quo. So it’s easy to get into a cycle of hating on work without also appreciating the non-monetary perks it provides us. Because work

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