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Searching for Work

Applicable to tough economic times and booming ones, I share some posts with guidance for navigating the world of work - from simply finding a job to finding work you love.

Hey Buddy! (How to Enjoy Your Job and Spread Joy to Others)
How to enjoy your job, no matter what it is, and spread joy to others while doing so.

To Find Work You Love, Don't Follow Your Passion
My review of Cal Newport's compelling book, So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why skills trump passion in the quest for work you love.

It's Illegal
A guest post by Tiffany Willis about illegal questions during job interviews, and how to best respond to them.

Unemployment Opportunity
How unemployment is an opportunity for you to reflect on your current career track and job search, take stock, and consider some changes that might make you more successful in your quest for work.