Not Just wrong, It’s Also Dangerous

“The passion hypothesis is not just wrong, it’s also dangerous. Telling someone to “follow their passion” is not just an act of innocent optimism, but potentially the foundation for a career riddled with confusion and angst.”

-Cal Newport in So Good They Can’t Ignore You

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