How to Build a Life

A column about pointing yourself toward happiness

An illustration of a conference room as seen from above, with a table surrounded by office chairs and strewn with papers and coffee mugs. On the table is a huge frowny face
Jan Buchczik

Meetings Are Miserable

One of the most straightforward paths to happiness at work is to fight against the scourge of time-consuming, unproductive meetings at every opportunity.