If 33% are tolerating their job, are they resigned to the fact that this is it? Life isn't going to get any better?
Now I'm around long enough to know that people with mortgages and kids don't always have the freedom to take off and go backpacking because the job is getting a bit boring. However I do know that there has never been a better time to upskill and try and learn something new. The good news is that a lot of online courses are free and in Ireland the government recently opened up access to retraining through the Springboard Programme to people in the workplace.
A few things that I wasn't taught in school is that there are many options open to us after we leave school. We do not have to have a career for life.
To the 31% who are happy in their jobs, I would love to know what factors keep you engaged and enthusiastic and in love with your job? It would genuinely teach managers how to hang onto their staff and it would help those on the look out to find a more rewarding career.
Here are a list of the happiest jobs in 2017 courtesy of Forbes.
If you are looking to upskill then here are some of the best sites.
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In the meantime, hang in there folks. If you want to discuss anything please do leave a comment. If you want to find me online I'm on Twitter @ailieirv or Facebook. Or Subscribe below and leave me your email address. I will not sell it online, I promise.