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Podcast 013 | Career

In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua & Ryan discuss careers, jobs, passion, and the concept of having a “mission” in life, and they answer the following questions:

  • How do you answer “Where do you see yourself in three to five years?”
  • Are there scenarios where more is less?
  • Do you have to make money from a passion?
  • How do you quit your job but still have security?
  • How did you transition from your corporate jobs to what you do today?
  • How do you commit to a career choice?
  • How do you ensure work duties don’t interfere with minimalist values?
  • How do you not lose passion in your work?
  • How do you balance passion and security during a health crisis?
  • What are your views regarding ambition?



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