(OR How to actually use this freakin’ quote to accomplish your biggest goals!) NOTE: This is an update of one of my favorite posts from a few years ago… Happy…
Often, we spend so much time talking about strategy, that we neglect some of the fundamentals. So, I’m going to spend a few minutes today talking about one of the most important things in your career, your motivation behind your goals, also known as your Why.
Your Why can look a lot of different ways.
So, I have a bone to pick. A pet peeve to vent about. A wrong to set right. It’s about it being “easy.”
So here’s what I see a lot. People want it to be easier. You’re tired of working hard. You feel other people have it easier and so it should be easier for you.
Who doesn’t love summer? It’s lazy, relaxing, hot, sun-filled. And, if you’re an ambition person with big goals, well… It’s lazy, hot and sun-filled! If you’re like a lot of…
I just recently coached my one month intensive Jump Start™, and something came up throughout the weekend that feels worthy of a blog. It’s the idea of being the solution to someone’s problem.
So, let me back up for a moment and give this idea some context.
Or, finding the right Day Job so you can pursue your Passion! As you are building your career you will likely be confronted by the problem of having to earn…
Have you ever noticed that some people are naturally either a “yes” or a “no?”
I don’t mean that their answer to your question will always be “yes.” What I mean is, whatever the answer, with some people we feel positive and supported.
Specific: free from ambiguity
If you’re an actor, you know that vague, muddy choices do not make for compelling acting. If you’re a writer, you know that a generic character is not someone the audience will root for.