Our beliefs about income can be toxic. People who make more than you are not better than you, and they don’t have a higher value either.
I’m a huge fan of older video games, the ones made before 1990.
Some of those games, like Q*Bert, Ms. Pac Man, and Arkanoid, to name some of my favorites, my goal is simple: to get the high score.
There is something about seeing your name (or initials) at the top of the score board that I just love. Who would want to be at the top?
The problem happens when we extend this high score pursuit to areas where it isn’t quite appropriate.
Like your income. Which isn’t a score, although we often wrongly think it is.[Read more…] about Your income is not your value