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So Good They Can’t Ignore You

Cal Newport

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In So Good They Can't Ignore You (2012), Cal Newport aims to debunk the fairytale notion of “follow your passion.” Newport does not believe that everyone has a pre-existing passion that sets the course toward a fulfilling career. In fact, he believes it might be dangerous to entertain such a naïve idea. After refuting passion as a career driver, Newport attempts to answer one of the questions most asked by job seekers: How do people end up loving what they do...

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PREVIEW

In So Good They Can't Ignore You (2012), Cal Newport aims to debunk the fairytale notion of “follow your passion.” Newport does not believe that everyone has a pre-existing passion that sets the course toward a fulfilling career. In fact, he believes it might be dangerous to entertain such a naïve idea. After refuting passion as a career driver, Newport attempts to answer one of the questions most asked by job seekers: How do people end up loving what they do...