12. Find a Job with a Shorter Commute
When you’re well into your 40s and 50s, the last thing you want to do is waste hours of your precious time sitting in traffic, commuting to a job that you’re not
particularly passionate about—and quite frankly, you shouldn’t. Per one study from the University of the West of England, every 20 additional minutes that you spend
commuting makes you as miserable as if you were to get a 19 percent pay cut.