The Power of Purpose

Zimmerman, Alan
November 2013
Information Executive;2013, Issue 7, p31
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of purpose in a person's life. If one's purpose is unclear and passion for something is weak, the person is likely to fall into the pit of unhappiness. Without a clearly defined purpose, a person can get dragged into all kinds of false beliefs and ineffective approaches to living life and doing work. The book "Happier," by Tal Ben-Shahar, discusses three types of people who try to live their lives and do their work without purpose.


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