There’s a nasty rumor that’s been going around for years that we don’t need to love our job. So that means that for 20 – 90 hours a week, we are dedicating ourselves to something that does not make us happy, fulfilled or inspired. Well, that sure sounds counterproductive to LIFE.
So why do we put ourselves through this? Maybe we’re competitive or maybe we worry about our future financial security. Whatever the reason, we often make MAJOR sacrifices in our personal lives to secure tangible items like Benjamin Franklin and Grover Cleveland.
So let’s be frank (like Ben), do you spend countless hours on something that you do not love because of an ulterior motive? Hey there money, power, and status, you’re looking mighty fine right now.
To make money we do not always have to sacrifice our passion or happiness. Unless of course you believe in that nasty rumor. Now I’m not saying it’s going to be easy. In fact, it might be one of the toughest things you’ve ever done. But if you love it, it’s worth it. The most challenging experiences often become the most rewarding. Go figure.
Here are 3 resources to help you on your journey (and your journal) of awesome-ness. Let the goal setting begin…