Why having a workplace best friend is key to happiness

Why having a workplace best friend is key to happiness

As our work life and personal life continue to blur into one, it’s becoming more important to get on with your colleagues. A recent interview with Dan Buettner, National Geographic Explorer, explained to Business Insider the importance of having a workplace best friend.

He reveals how there are several statistical underpins which determine whether or not you enjoy and thrive in your career. “First and foremost, among them is get a job that speaks to your passions as opposed to your bank account,” he says. “When it comes to income, utility of that flattens out, passion always grows over time.”

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