I would make a list for yourself of what you want your life to be like and start on small goals to get there and a time limit, or make a bucket list. Currently I working on my bucket list and it been really good keeping me feeling positive and accomplished. Working on learning german, signed up to be an extra in films(probably won get it but whatever) and trying to be competent in playing the bass.
And bless them all, but the political media doesn’t get out of this election clean, either. If you’ve been wondering why a universe of political reporters and pundits seem to be blissfully unaware of the problems that ordinary people are facing almost as if they are content to reduce huge calamities like the pervasive unemployment crisis to mere obstacles that block the ambitions of affluent, celebrity politicians you should know that the media gave up on covering the lives of Americans in the Crisis Years a long, long time ago. They had their reasons, as they’ll readily admit: all of the powerful political figures they had “access” to stopped talking about it, so what were they supposed to do? Talk to some poors? No one covets access to poor people..
The majority of wealth is accumulated passively, but the rise in value of an owner occupied property does not make you The big, liquefiable wins that actually amount to come from purpose made investments in property empires and shares and other financial instruments. Unfortunately, our tax system rewards this kind of passive wealth more than it does earned income (see: basic income tax rate on worked hours: 20%; basic income tax on dividends: 7.5%; capital gains tax on financial gains: 10%). Both financial capital and human capital are required for economic output, and politicians pay lip service to the idea of hard work but the truth is the tax system places undue favour on financial capital and has little respect for the value of human capital.
That can be done in the general population for many of them. Kids like that often need to be put in situations where they mixing with the general population, or it could further stunt their development. A friend of mine works with Emotionally Disturbed and Autism Spectrum kids at a school.
So they had them perform a couple tasks tasks that presented opportunities for lying and cheating. In one, for example, the women worked on a complicated set of mathematical puzzles a task they couldn’t possibly complete in the time allowed. When time elapsed, the women were told to score themselves on the honor system and to take money for each correct score.