Bring Meaning to Work and Purpose to Spirituality
For most part of my professional career, I have worked in the pharmaceutical industry, still do today. For those who are unfamiliar with the drug discovery process, you might be surprised to know that the most critical and expensive step of making a new drug is NOT to find the cure which is indeed plenty challenging. Even more difficult is to be able to describe, understand and isolate the disease in the first place. It requires the invention and skillful applications of a set of specialized…Continue
Added by Yan Song on April 29, 2015 at 9:54pm — No Comments
All organizations are dysfunctional. That might sound like the ultimate career limiting thing to tell your boss and peers, except at the water cooler and directed towards some common enemies. But it could also be the most liberating and enlightening idea in the history of organized work!
It certainly happened to me about 15-20 years ago. After a short stint in academics and several years in Corporate America, the utopia of my youth were confronted with the harsh reality that most if…Continue
Added by Yan Song on April 26, 2015 at 2:54pm — No Comments