Shit You Don't Learn in School

35. Does Marriage, Retirement, or the 40-Hour Work Week Still Make Sense?

September 04, 2021 Season 2
Shit You Don't Learn in School
35. Does Marriage, Retirement, or the 40-Hour Work Week Still Make Sense?
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Shit You Don't Learn in School
35. Does Marriage, Retirement, or the 40-Hour Work Week Still Make Sense?
Sep 04, 2021 Season 2

In this episode, Steph and Cal dive deep into traditions, the societal defaults that shape how we think and act in the world. They start by exploring the origins of the 40-hour work week, modern alternatives, and how we can rethink the idea of retirement. In the second half of the episode, they explore how the ways in which commonly held beliefs about monogamy, love, and marriage may not set people up for the life they want to live. If you're interested in questioning the norms and designing a life that works for you, this episode is worth a listen.

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In this episode, Steph and Cal dive deep into traditions, the societal defaults that shape how we think and act in the world. They start by exploring the origins of the 40-hour work week, modern alternatives, and how we can rethink the idea of retirement. In the second half of the episode, they explore how the ways in which commonly held beliefs about monogamy, love, and marriage may not set people up for the life they want to live. If you're interested in questioning the norms and designing a life that works for you, this episode is worth a listen.

Love this episode? Give it a review at https://ratethispodcast.com/learn