Emotional labor requires resources, and failing to account for it means you’re likely to misjudge your time bank, and monetary budget. Feelings are hard work—if the past year has taught me anything, it’s that. And the work of managing feelings is an important part of many jobs. One of my professors used to call that “emotional labor.”Read Full Story

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