Monday, June 29, 2009

Hate your job? Some insights into reasons why...

Knew this all along, now there's proof. Two new summer reads, Alain de Button's The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work and Matthew B. Crawford's Shop Class as Soulcraft. Detailed investigations that more thoroughly explain your uneasy feelings regarding your work experience. Damn you Home Depot!

1 comment:

Jane Flanagan said...

This is great! Matthew B. Crawford was on Colbert last week and I was instantly intrigued.

I'm reading this book right now and it's really helpful in terms of not just reflecting on what's wrong but fixing it: