So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion In The Quest For Work You Love
So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love
[Read by Dave Mallow]
What you do for a living is much less important than how you do it. In this eye-opening account, Cal Newport debunks the belief that ''follow your passion'' is good advice. Not only is the cliche flawed but also can lead to anxiety and chronic job hopping. Newport set out on a quest to discover the reality of how people end up loving what they do and uncovered the strategies they used and the pitfalls they avoided. Newport's clearly written manifesto is for anyone fretting about what to do with their life or frustrated by their current job situation and eager to find a new way to take control of their livelihood. Here he provides a blueprint for creating work you love.
"Stop worrying about what you feel like doing (and what the world owes you) and instead, start creating something meaningful and then give it to the world. Cal really delivers with this one."
--Seth Godin, author, Linchpin
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