We recently featured this speech by Bill Gates which was quite a contrast to these words we featured from Steve Jobs.
But contrasting doesn't make them incompatible. You just need to know that in order to do the work you love, you need to put in the time and effort.
We have previously discussed the need for people to go into the jobs that make the world go round, and in the USA the International Baccalaureate qualification is now offering an alternative that focuses on real life everyday jobs. This article offers a round up of training available in the UK.
We have previously mentioned that a successful job hunt can be thought of as a full time job but it is important not to let the whole process overwhelm you.