Friendly PSA - Your Job Doesn't Need to Be Your Passion
I don't think you should worry if your job is not your passion. At the end of the day, your job is a means to a financial end. It needs to meet a small set of standards to be satisfactory.
People Who Are Obsessed With Success and Prestige
What does it look like to be obsessed with success and prestige? Imagine a guy who starts many endeavors and side projects just because he wants to be known as the creator of something. Or someone who builds another social app, not because he has an unique problem that's unaddressed, but because he wants to be the cool tech entrepreneur who everyone admires and envies
I Only Live for the Weekend
Even though people tell me not to live for the weekend, I'm starting to find that my best life occurs during the Saturday and Sunday that I have off. It's a process that I'm trying to break and improve upon.
What's bad about coding? You can work for hours with nothing to show for it
One of the hardest things about coding and working on side projects is that you will often have nothing to show for all the time and effort you put into it.
Happiness and Anticipation
The link between happiness and anticipation is becoming clear through the reward system of dopamine
Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happy Again
I took a course that discussed proven ways to be happy again with life. Here is a summary of my findings.