The Sorrows of Work (The School of Life)

The Sorrows of Work in The School of Life Series is a short book that explains why so many of us are miserable at work. 

The book attests that our misery is because of several factors: specialization, socialization, commercialization, scale, competition, collaboration, equal opportunity, and meritocracy.

Each of these reasons is fully explained in its own chapter. The explanations are very succinct.

The book’s conclusions are a little depressing, but true.

Jeff Grim
Jeff Grim has been a reader all of his life. He has had a particular interest in military history, any war at any time. His fascination with military history has brought him to an interest in historical fiction where the history comes alive with fictitious heroes and villains. Recently, Jeff has become interested in historical mysteries set in various time periods.

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