Want To Be Happy At Work And Still Get Promoted? Stop Believing In These 10 Myths

As millennials, we don’t like an environment that’s too rigid but as working adults, we are often led to believe that there are rules to follow at the workplace if we want to get ahead in our career even if it makes us unhappy. After all, there’s no gain without pain, right?

However, not all rules are meant to be followed. Not only are they detrimental to our emotional well-being, certain rules may even end up hindering our career progression. A human resource expert and a career coach share with us the 10 career myths that you should stop believing in right now.

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Text: Kayce Teo with additional reporting by Natalya Molok / The Singapore Women’s Weekly / February 2020
Images: Unsplash

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