Workforce and Employment

What drives job satisfaction? Researchers think this is the answer

It's less of what you do, but more who you do it with. Image: Unsplash/Marten Bjork

Douglas Broom

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Colleagues may be more important to job satisfaction than your interest in your work. Image: Ronald Carreño/Pixabay

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A recent survey found nearly three-quarters of people globally are satisfied with their job. Image: Randstad

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Top skills of 2025. Image: WEF

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