Some people are always berating his current job and others are trying to fall in love many times with the same job so they can be grateful and happy with the work in front of him now. The second group consists of people who are trying to love their work now. No matter what happens, the value of work now is very meaningful to them. Loving work is feeling grateful, liking, and admiring every action, activity or effort that must be given to the work that we have. In addition, loving a job means being responsible for all the consequences that will be obtained from the job. In other words, we not only want to receive positive things or benefits to be gained from the work,
How Do You Love the Work We Have Now?
Many people argue that if we want to love our own work , the way we can do is to look at current employment opportunities. Maybe, all this time we are not aware that there are so many job opportunities in front of us, but we are not making the best use of them.
So, “what can I do when my job now turns into a job that is very annoying, even though this job was once a profession that I really craved?” If this problem is being faced by a fellow reader, we strongly encourage fellow readers to read this article to the end.
Why is that? Because in this article we will discuss about several ways that can help colleagues to love your work again, yep! our work is all that is before us now. According to the website the balance careers dot com, there are 10 simple ways we can do to love the work we have now. Let’s just refer to the following explanation.
1. Keep Going to Work and Focus Our Attention on the Jobs in Front of Eyes.
Logically, how can we love our work now, if we keep trying to avoid it? We will not be able to love our work, if we instead go on vacation , absent from work, or keep coming to work, but our lives and attention are not in front of our work now. For example, we instead open Facebook, Instagram or even look at items sold on online sites. Believe me, that will not create any love for our work.
Forced ourselves to keep coming to work and not underestimate the responsibilities we have. Also focus our attention on the work tasks that are ahead now. Try as much as possible to stay focused at work, and avoid things that can distract us from work. Another note, if we don’t have a lot of work in the office, try to find additional busyness by looking for side projects to do. Eits, do not forget to rest and relax for a while when we have completed the work tasks that exist, so we do not work like robots.
2. Try to Recall “What are the reasons I took this job?”
Take a deep breath and calm your mind. Try asking the bottom of our hearts “Why did I accept this job offer at that time?” Maybe we used to choose our current job because of the high salaries paid, flexible work schedules, company vision and mission that are relevant to our life goals, strategic location, and so on. If we have recalled the reasons why we chose this job, then we will be easier to love work now.
3. Make a list of the skills you want to improve in your current job.
Are you trying to love your work now? Now, making a list of skills that fellow readers want to learn is a good idea to apply. Keep in mind that there are still many other things that we have not learned and have not mastered from work now. So, there are still many things we need to explore.
4. Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Support from Bosses or Leaders at Work.
What if we have many obstacles to love our work now? Good, if your fellow readers have many obstacles in this regard, try to clear our minds and stay away from all negative thoughts . The way we can do is write down everything we don’t like in the office in detail. Yep! Write all the annoying things in as much detail as possible. For example like this:
– I have a coworker who is very annoying because he always invites me to chat when I’m serious at work.
– I have a very closed workspace, so that the sunlight is very difficult to illuminate the room. I really hate my office!
– I have a pile of work that comes without running out, when I ask for help from the work team, no one wants to help me. I went awry in this condition.
After writing down all the obstacles we have in detail, calm down and don’t be afraid or don’t hesitate to ask for support from your manager or leader for this. Try to consult with them and exchange ideas to find the right solution for our problems. So, do not hurry to hate our work, but try to love our current work.
5. Find Out What We Really Like.
Realize that our work is not entirely bad. We certainly have strong reasons why we used to choose work or why we accepted this job offer. Of course, we choose this job because there are some things we at least love, so we want to contribute to it. So, one of the ways we can love our work is to make a list of things we like about work now.
Now when we have found it, try to discuss this matter with our leaders or superiors, maybe we can negotiate so that the work we like more more. Or if our boss agrees, maybe we can get a new opportunity to be transferred to another department where the work is in accordance with what we like. In essence, there are many ways we can do to love work now, one of which is to find out what we love from this work.
6. Try to Utilize All Facilities or Benefits We Get from This Work.
If writing things that we love from work now is still not enough to make us love the current work, it’s good now we turn to the thought “what are the benefits that I like from the current job?” Benefits can be in the form of health insurance to check our dental health, body health such as acupuncture, free gym members, monthly bonuses, sports facilities, free seminars and so on. Try to think of proud things that can make us happy because we have worked at the company now. Guaranteed for sure we will love our work!
7. Design Your Room or Work Table as Comfortable as Possible.
If our work now is very difficult for us to love, at least we must feel comfortable when working. When we feel comfortable at work, it’s likely that eventually we will also feel comfortable with our current work. How to? Try to design your room or desk as comfortable as possible.
For example, putting a family photo, sticking a few quotes that make us more motivated, putting aromatherapy perfume, buying a work notebook with colors that we like, putting a flower vase, and so forth. Another way we can do is make ourselves feel good by putting headphones on our ears and starting to listen to our favorite songs that make us more motivated. In this way, we will work very comfortably, even we will start loving our current work.
8. Frequently Discuss with Our Supervisors in Setting Goals.
One way to make us more passionate and love work now is to believe that we can become successful individuals by pursuing existing work. That is, if we are truly persistent with work now, then the opportunity to get success is wide open for us. Therefore, we need to love our work as deeply as possible so that all the work we do will feel fun.
What can we do about this? Try to discuss with our supervisor regularly. We can discuss what our goals in our careers are. So that we can know, about the purpose of our lives which parts are aligned with the company’s goals. In this way, supervisors can help us achieve our desired career goals, and of course we will love our current work more.
9. Expanding Our Networking at Work.
Believe me, work will be very boring if we don’t have something to fight for. In this case, we can be determined to have the widest possible network. If possible, everyone in the company knows us closely, both in the same department and different departments. Try to be more diligent in following activities or events held by the company, attending seminars, or discussion forums where we can get to know each other with colleagues from other departments. Indirectly, we are adding cool coworkers and of course that makes us more enthusiastic, and loves our work deeper.
10. Write a “Thank You List” for Our Current Work.
Finally, a fairly simple but very meaningful way will help us to love our current work. The trick, try to write down everything that makes us very grateful and grateful for the work we have. No matter if it’s a small thing or a big thing, just write down everything that makes us feel like a very lucky person. As an example:
– This work has helped me to support my family.
– This work has helped me to improve my public speaking skills.
– This job has turned me into a shy person who is easy to get along with and has extensive networking, and so on.
– Try to write everything down, think about and be grateful for all these things, this way we will love our work more deeply.
How do you colleagues, fellow readers feel more love your work after reading the article above? We hope this article is very useful for fellow readers to return to love their current job and become a more motivated employee. Best regards, Career Advice colleagues.