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autonomy
used in Outliers

3 uses
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Definition
political independence; or other freedom from outside control
  • Those three things, autonomy, complexity, and a connection between effort and reward, are, most people agree, the three qualities that work has to have if it is to be satisfying.
    Chapter 5 (80% in)
  • Fm guessing the former, because there is complexity, autonomy, and a relationship between effort and reward in doing creative work, and that's worth more to most of us than money.
    Chapter 5 (82% in)
  • This person's parents will have done meaningful work in the garment business, passing on to their children autonomy and complexity and the connection between effort and reward.
    Chapter 5 (95% in)

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