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How important is work?

Local Talk for the Week of May 10, 2017
Gina Praisi's Headshot

I value work that is meaningful to me and meaningful to my community. So if I’m doing work that is just for a paycheck, it wears on me.

Gina Praisi
Santa Cruz
Ayurvedic Student
James Hill's Headshot

I’m kind of a workaholic.

James Hill
Santa Cruz
Tile Setter
Ashley Mckinnon's Headshot

I think that work’s about how hard you work, and not where you work. It’s about your work ethic.

Ashley Mckinnon
Santa Cruz
Bartender
Jasmine Bowie's Headshot

I place a very high value on it, because it allows me to pay for a place to live where I can keep food and eat and take a shower and drive a car. All of the basics that you take for granted when they are just handed to you

Jasmine Bowie
Santa Cruz
Department Manager
Patrick Herrick's Headshot

It’s a means to let me play. If you work hard, you can play hard. It’s got me tired.

Patrick Herrick
Santa Cruz
Accountant
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