i lasted 5 days. 5 days! what nailed me wasn’t health insurance (i opted out) or rent (i chose a place 50 miles from work), but deciding to treat a sick pet instead of letting it suffer or putting it down. what will nail you?
play the game spent and walk in someone else’s shoes. then reflect, if you’re a senior leader in your company, on how your terms of employment affect your employees.
note: i learned of this game by reading sharlyn lauby’s wonderful post, the dawn of economic diversity.