Question 17

  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 842.
  • strict warning: Declaration of content_handler_field::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 208.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 589.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 589.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 25.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_validate() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_validate(&$form, &$form_state) in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 135.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit(&$form, &$form_state) in /nfs/c04/h02/mnt/64527/domains/ on line 135.
Rubber Band: 

Occupations & levels of happiness


(Authentic Happiness 165-184)

Lawyers are the unhappiest

* To maximize work satisfaction, you need to use your signature strengths on the job, preferably every day
* Recrafting your job to deploy your strengths and virtues every day not only makes work more enjoyable, but transmogrifies a routine job or a stalled career into a calling. A calling is the most satisfying form of work because, as a gratification, it is done for its own sake rather than for the material benefits it brings. Enjoying the resulting state of flow on the job will soon overtake material reward as the principal reason for working.
* A job is something you do for a paycheck at the end of the week, it’s just a means to an end
* A career involves more personal investment. You mark achievements in a career by money and also advancement in the job.
* A calling (or vocation) is a passionate commitment to work for its own sake. Individuals with a calling see their work as contributing to the greater good, to something larger than they are, and hence the religious connotation is entirely appropriate. The work is fulfilling in its own right, without regard for money or advancement
* Any job can become a calling, and any calling can become a job