The Arthur Brooks Show

Season 2, Episode 2: Work-love balance

Do you love your job? Many of us don’t – and it’s beginning to show. Arthur looks at why many Americans are disengaged at work, why our jobs often leave us dissatisfied, and how a different approach to work and success can give us a greater sense of purpose and life satisfaction. Featuring conversations with organizational psychologist and host of the TED WorkLife podcast Adam Grant, Gallup Chairman and CEO Jim Clifton, bestselling author William Deresiewicz, and Arthur’s son Carlos Brooks.

References and further reading:

State of the American workplace | Gallup

Give and take: Why helping others drives our success | Adam Grant

Excellent sheep: The miseducation of the American elite and the way to a meaningful life | William Deresiewicz

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