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6 Ways To Love The Job You Have

Before you call it quits, give these tactics a try

By Joel Schwartzberg - May 7, 2012
By nature, even the coolest jobs start losing their luster the day you start them.

You have good days and bad, successes and failures, but sooner or later you start thinking, "Is there a job out there more right for me?" Not such a wise question to ask in this economy, but you can also take the chorus of Stephen Stills' 1970 hit to heart: "If you can't be with the one you love, love the one you're with."

So how do you learn to re-love a gig once the honeymoon is over? Read on....

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