4 They be­lieve in pur­pose

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Cash­ing in a pay cheque for a job you nei­ther love nor be­lieve in will never ful­fil you. Stud­ies show that to have real mean­ing and hap­pi­ness, you need one im­por­tant thing: pur­pose. Mil­len­ni­als seek out jobs that of­fer just that and their com­pany’s val­ues are cru­cial to them. They want to be­lieve that the re­sults of their labour are greater than the sum of the money they take home. If you have a strong be­lief that what you are do­ing counts for some­thing, you’re more likely to stick it out when things get tough. You’re also more likely to de­rive hap­pi­ness from your nine-to-five, al­though nine-to-five isn’t re­ally a mil­len­nial thing. They work all hours – which you’re okay with if you be­lieve that what you’re do­ing has a pur­pose.

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