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  • We are all busy.

  • All of us have work to do.

  • But, hold on a second.

  • Why do people work?

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  • Well the most common answer is that people work for money.

  • They need money to buy food, to buy clothes, to buy gifts for loved ones.

  • And there are others who work for their family, but that essentially means they also need the money.

  • But what if they have a pot load of money?

  • What if they are like Steve Jobs?

  • Then maybe they work because they love their work or want to revolutionize the world.

  • And then they are others who work for betterment of science and humanity.

  • And then there are those who work to break records, like athletes and sportsmen.

  • And then we have politicians who work for

  • Do politicians actually work?

  • Hmmlet's assume they do.

  • So, there are those who work to go higher up.

  • And we have those that work for their nation.

  • We also have people who work for God or religion.

  • And of course there are those who want to be known and work for fame.

  • So we have a lot of reasons why people work.

  • They work for money, for family, for passion, for humanity, for a sense of achievement, for position, for nations, for god, and for fame.

  • But why do people actually work?

  • In the end, we work because we feel good.

  • Yes, all of us work like that.

  • Just to feel good about ourselves!

We are all busy.

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Why do people work?

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    Gisele Sung posted on 2020/05/02
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