When we were in our 20’s I had coffee with a friend who was going to Barcelona to study art and get an MA. I remember how struck I was with her passion for art, how it connects with her and how it can move others. I remember her saying it was like this is what she always wanted ever since she was small. And … Continue reading What If I’m Not Good Enough?
January 18, 2012. 8:08 pm. When you get in touch with your passions and those that have naturally been motivating you, the next question is: Now what do I do with them? Here are some of the things I’ve seen, learned, and throw back to my class (and anyone who asks): Passion & calls aren’t just about what you feel like doing or just self … Continue reading I Think I Know My Passion. Now What?
So you decided to follow that passion or set of passions but you don’t know how to do it. In the class I teach and in my own experience, this lack of a plan can be very disheartening. So what can you do? The natural instinct is to focus on making some form of plan – be it a business plan or career plan. … Continue reading Tell People & The Plan Will Come
This was a talk I shared during the IMMAP Digital Youth Conference in October 12, 2016. This was the first time I put down how I saw my 20 year journey of finding out what I really wanted to do and figuring out how to do it. ______________________________ What happens when you think about the things you are passionate about? Every time I’ve asked that … Continue reading From Passion to Purpose: My 20 Year Story
May 30, 2017 10:18 pm If you feel stuck when someone asks you what you’re passionate about, you’re not alone. Or crazy. Or lack some gene that allows you to get in touch with what drives you and gives you meaning. Naming your passions is actually a little hard to do. Why’s that? Passions and what drives us goes down deep into who we are. … Continue reading I Don’t Know What I’m Passionate About?