The ideal, perfect job

The perfect job would offer enough challenge to be interesting. And enough money to pay the bills.[¹]

The ideal job would be easy enough to be enjoyable.

The perfect job has enough camaraderie to be nourishing. It has enough solitude to be productive.

The perfect job has enough hours at work to get things done.

The perfect job provides enough leisure to feel refreshed — enough contribution to feeling needed.

The perfect job enables enough silliness to have fun.

Of course…

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[¹]: Joseph R. Domingue, Vicki Robin(2018): Your money or your life: 9 steps to transforming your relationship with money and achieving financial independence(



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