Hops and Numbers reflects on why chasing the next promotion may not make you as happy as you think it will, and draws a parallel with chasing the goal of reaching FI.
Smelling Freedom: Work life balance is important at every stage of your life. However once you reach your forties it takes on a new importance. Research has shown that working more than 30 hours a week is bad for your cognitive functioning. That’s a strong argument for FIRE or at least partial retirement once one reaches middle age!
The World’s Worst Employee is trying to make a nice and fun morning routine.