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The Real Reason Behind the Great Resignation

Work is only worth doing if it’s fulfilling in multiple dimensions

During the current “The Great Resignation”, where the r/antiwork thread on Reddit is popular (“Unemployment for all, not just the rich!”), the nature and meaning of work has been on my mind a lot.




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Luke Burgis

Luke Burgis

Author of “WANTING: The Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life.” Find more at

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