Wellness vs. Work

I like focusing on theoretical issues but there’s also plenty of space on this site for practical discussions. I tried to do that back when I worked at Kohl’s. I even gave some advice about how you could slack off easier in a similar situation. I even wrote a post while I was working there…

Happiness and Work

It’s hard to come up with titles. You try to make them as specific as possible so folks know what you’re going to talk about or at least most likely to. But sometimes there’s no real way around the fact that the topic is expansive and that there are multiple ways to come at it.…

Teleology and Being Lazy

Teleology is a framework that involves explaining a given phenomenon by what function it serves. What is the purpose of a given object? What end does it serve? These questions are things that teleology tries to answer. An example would be asking why a spear has a pointy edge. In this case it’d to aid…

You’re Never Done Burning Out

(Nick’s Notes: This is the fourth of four articles on Isaac Morehouse’s ideas on work. Parts one through three can be found here, here and here) We’ve gone through quite a bit of Isaac’s ideas on work and I wanted to finish off as strongly as possible. So with that in mind I chose two…