In the US we spend a lot of time talking about the unemployment rate. Each month the numbers are released and digested. However, the unemployment rate is only part of the story because of the methodology used to calculate that number. With the changing nature of work, one has to have a habit of network […]
“What lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.”
We all have the same 24 hours each day – no more, no less. If you think about it objectively, how we invest those 24 hours is mostly of our choosing. Some invest more time […]
Your Unique Path
I once heard a very famous physician author, Bernie Siegel speak to a room full of brave cancer patients, cancer survivors, nurses and physicians who support cancer patients Bernie was passionate that his purpose and responsibility was to do the work he was doing teaching people on the relationship between the […]
In our culture, we our taught to be modest about our talents and abilities to the point where we often deny them to ourselves. Often, however, opportunities come our way that require unwavering confidence in ourselves. Maybe it’s a dream job with a company you respect, a chance to start your own business, or even […]
I may not do all the good the world needs, but the world needs all the good that I can do. — Jana Stanfield
You’ve probably heard the phrase, “To waste your talent is a sin.” Everyone has their natural aptitudes, interests they gravitate towards, passions they wish they had time to realize. We […]
Developing Your Passion
When we think of passion, we often think of something that sits on the sidelines, waiting for us to attend to it after our “real work” is done—in other words, a hobby.
But think about this: according to Kevin Hall’s Aspire, “The word ‘passion’ first surfaced in the twelfth century. Coined […]
The biggest mistake people make is not making a living doing what they really love.
Wow. That seems obvious, but honestly it is not. For some of us, figuring out what we love becomes a process, because we’ve done what we thought we ought and should be doing. Possibly, we find ourselves in a habit […]