It is Time to Rethink the Meaning of Work, Rutger Bregman, World Economic Forum, 4/15

By: David J. Smith, May 5, 2017

In this essay originally published through the World Economic Forum, author Rutger Bregman discusses the changing nature of work, pointing out that many think their jobs are useful.  He is the author of Utopia for Realists: How We Can Build the Ideal World.

Click below for the essay.  It’s worth a read. Thanks to Enrique Suarez for reposting via LinkedIn.

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Published by David J. Smith

I am a career coach, consultant, and head of a not for profit - the Forage Center - that offers humanitarian education training. I also teach at George Mason University and Drexel University. A one time lawyer, I spent many years teaching in a community college where I was a Fulbright U.S. Scholar teaching in Estonia. I'm the author of Peace Jobs: A Student's Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace (IAP 2016). I've been married to my best friend for over 31 years and we have two well adjusted adult children who teach me something new everyday. I live in Rockville, Maryland.

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