To a hall of eager young college students at the University of Glasgow, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook gave one piece of solid advice: “Don’t work for money, it will wear out fast, or you’ll never make enough and you will never be happy, one or the other.”
Money is a desirable asset, and many times, we get lured to a job opportunity only because it has a big paycheck. But when it comes to being happy, science – in this case, motivation psychology– can tell us another story.
It’s very important to have a purpose in your career. We all get up in the morning and go to work for a reason. What motivates you?
Watch INJAZ’s Program Supervisor Nayra El-Berry, our first guest on #MoreThanAJob, talk about how to find purpose at work. And share your thoughts with us in the poll below.
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