Doing What You Love: Myth or Worthwhile Dream?

5 years ago

Do you do what you love and get paid for it? There's the big dream of "do what you love and the money will follow". How realistic is it? Is getting paid for what you love a myth? A dream worth following? Here's a post that takes a little different slant to this age old question.

The ultimate myth in America is that you can do what you love and get paid for it.

For most people, this myth is destructive. Instead of seeing the world for how it is and seeking balance between our personal and professional lives, we struggle to find “profersonal” happiness in a world that will never be.

Read the full post on 5 Ways To Do What You Love on Cynical Girl.

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