What do you do when your path seems unclear? My simple answer – You make the decision to get moving. One of my favorite quotes is, “Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” by Martin Luther King, Jr. You don’t have to know the full plan. Instead, let your path unfold, one step at a time.
Whether you’re a 9 to 5-er or an entrepreneur, there’s nothing more fulfilling than doing work every day that perfectly aligns with your natural talents and interests. However, there’s nothing more frustrating than going to a job every day that you hate. So, how do you know if you’ve found the right fit? Here are 10 signs to let you if you’re on the right path.
If you hate Mondays, you have the power to change whatever it is that you hate about the day. If you hate your job, you can get another one. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and hate going to a job every day, then create a plan and take massive action to fire that job. Love what you do. Then, every day of the week will be lovely!
Should I start a new business? Should I leave my company? Should I accept a new job? Should I move to a new city? Decisions. Decisions. Decisions. What should you do? My answer – Whatever takes you outside of your comfort zone!
You have an idea! A brilliant idea! A dream that excites you! But, the way your currently reality is set up…it seems impossible. Maybe it’s the sobering responsibilities of life (i.e. kids, mortgage, etc.) that’s keeping you on your current path. Here are Four Ways to Get Unstuck Right Now!
Your gifts and talents will set you free! I believe that the more a person is allowed to use and develop their natural strengths and talents, the more fulfilling and satisfied they will be with their career.
Children never cease to amaze me. If you pay attention, there are lots of lessons that we can learn from them. Recently, my daughter took up knitting. From the very beginning, she naturally excelled at knitting. She even used an advanced knitting technique on her first project which hadn’t even been taught. It was just natural for her. So what lessons can a 10 year old teach us about choosing the right career?
There’s a lot of talk about following your passion in the pursuit of career happiness. But, many of us have struggled with figuring out our passion. Personally, I struggled with determining my passion for a while. Here are a few things that I learned during my journey. Take a look at my YouTube video and learn about my personal passion seeking journey.
Find the one thing that you could do for free and then find a way to get paid for it. That’s what many people see as the key to career happiness. And, I do agree. It’s all about utilizing your natural talents and marrying them with your passion. Here are some tips to help you uncover your natural talents and find what you’re truly passionate about.