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Work you enjoy doing shouldn’t be a distant fantasy.

Call it passion, work you love, a hobby, something you’re willing to die for — it’s all just a fancy way of saying “doing a task that brings about effortless flow states.” Where you love the work you’re doing so much, a day feels like 60 minutes.

Google is your worst enemy when it comes to finding work you love.

Here are a few things I found:

“Read through a University Course Catalog”

Kill me now. This is possibly the worst way to find work you love doing. A university is a business.

They don’t care about what you love. They just want to charge you a six-figure price tag so they can invest your money in the stock market and build new buildings with whisper-quiet air con. …

Middle age men telling you to buy gold are exhausting.

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If you have ever decided to learn about investing, you’ve discovered these weird beasts called gold bugs.

A gold bug is a person who loves gold and puts a lot, or all of their money, in the precious metal. You will find gold bugs in everyday life, especially on Youtube.

As soon as uncertain times come, gold bugs come out of the woodworks and embrace the fear. Gold is an asset you buy when there is extreme fear, traditionally. Now I don’t mind gold. It can certainly be part of a balanced investment portfolio, but that’s not the point.

Here’s are the problems with embracing the gold investor’s view of the world. …

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