We all have to make money to pay the bills.
But when you work just for the money, and no other reason, your life can become a little thin and unsatisfying.
To illustrate this point, let me share a story from my own life.
About 20 years ago I was a decade into my career as a copywriter and doing very well. But I wasn’t that happy about my work.
One evening I was having a few beers with a friend of mine, Mike. He was a friend first and foremost, but he was also a client. He was a small business owner and I had done a copywriting job for him a few month before.
After a few beers I told him I was feeling kind of crappy about my work.
More or less, here’s what I said…