How Our Past (and Present) Can Help Us Find a Career
When addressing the question of what we might do in our work, we should have the confidence to believe that large portions of a sound answer are already in us.
How To Discover Our Ambitions
When we speak about self-knowledge, we’re alluding to a particular kind of knowledge – generally of an emotional or psychological kind.
Why We Seek Creative Pleasure
For many of us, our strongest and at the same time vaguest desire is to be more creative.
Celebrating Quiet Heroism
Imagine your life is one in which you can be decently rewarded for being creative, for turning your inner life into money.
How to Find Fulfilling Work
The key to finding fulfilling work is to think a lot, analyse one's fears, understand the market, reflect on capitalism.
Why Is Work so Boring?
Many of us find our work rather boring and when we do, we tend to blame ourselves.
Why You Don't Need to Be Exceptional
Many of us walk the earth with a feeling that, in order to acceptable, we need to be something very special indeed.
On Living with Radical Uncertainty
For most of history, we had no choice around most things in our lives: there was only one job we could do and it would be chosen for us by...