To date, I have mostly focused on reducing costs as a byproduct of other activities that make a person happy. In this post I am going to turn things upside down and focus on how you can make more money as a byproduct of getting an education.
That’s right, men clean floors too, gender stereotypes be damned. But since I am cleaning floors, I am going to clean floors the Phillnance way
At the cross roads of Love, Necessity, Skill, and Reward we find Ikigai. Roughly translated, Ikigai means Life’s Worth
When I looked at the real numbers, I was shocked. I found that the average person saves about $0.69 per working hour. That implies that the average person values their own time at this rate whether they realize it or not.
Now that I am an adult I have a real superpower. I can travel happily to and from work with an efficiency that is orders of magnitude more efficient than what the average American does.
Most people can relate to what it feels like to be on auto pilot. We have our normal routines that we use to navigate through life.
However difficult it is to find your way to a destination you have never traveled to before, finding happiness is exponentially more difficult. Especially since the advent of GPS.