Increasing numbers of jobs are disappearing. We think people would be happier if they all disappeared.
You'll still have to choose. Only the options get much better.
And your freedom to choose will be real.
You've heard the term "Velvet Handcuffs." It describes a job with benefits so compelling, leaving is a non-choice. Even if you hate the work. Gotta feed the kids, pay that mortgage. Velvet Oppression is similar. It is oppression, but oppression so good-feeling alternatives pale in comparison. You hear it all the time: "I hate this … Continue reading Why earning a living is “velvet oppression”
An IT freelancer - an expert in WordPress - is mildly frustrated with her situation. Her skill is in demand. She's passionate about the work she does. Yet as a freelancer, her income is limited by the amount of hours she can work. She has enough demand to justify starting her own agency. Create jobs … Continue reading How limits squash freedom squash choices