Are you happy in your work? Or caught up in ambition, conformity and overwork? Avoid these three common ‘happiness traps’ and find fulfilment through purpose, hope and friendship.
Life’s too short to be unhappy at work. Yet many of us are disengaged, unfulfilled and miserable. Stress and unhappiness affects work relationships, family, health – and your ability to do your job. Two-thirds of US employees are disengaged, and report more stress than ever. Why is this?
Writing for Harvard Business Review, Annie McKee says too many of us fall into ‘happiness traps’ – and suggests ways to avoid them.