Love and Work: How to Find What You Love, Love What You Do, and Do It for the Rest of Your Life  

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Love and Work: How to Find What You Love, Love What You Do, and Do It for the Rest of Your Life*

By: Marcus Buckingham 

Harvard Business Review Press, 2022 

266 Pages 

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“Marcus Buckingham is a researcher and New York Times bestselling author focused on unlocking people’s strengths, increasing their performance, and defining a better future for how people work. He is the author of two of the bestselling business books of all time, First, Break All the Rules (with Curt Coffman) and Now, Discover Your Strengths (with Donald O. Clifton.) He wrote two of Harvard Business Review’s most circulated, industry-changing cover articles, and he cocreated the StrengthsFinder and StandOut strengths assessments, which have been taken by over ten million people worldwide.” Kindle location 3,527 

This book is a deep dive into discovering what Buckingham calls each reader’s individual “Wyrd,” a unique and distinct pattern of loves that inspires and enables one to do one’s best work and enjoy it in the process. After a discussion of how to discover one’s unique “Wyrd,” the author goes on to thoroughly discuss how to live it out in work and relationships.  

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