Finding work to love then forgetting your dreams – de-passioned

I talk a lot about pursuing your passion - finding out what you really want, and then going for it. Of course, that is much easier said than done. Oftentimes, we associate finding our passion with doing what we love for work. However, that is not always going to be the case. Passions come in … Continue reading Finding work to love then forgetting your dreams – de-passioned

Following to Win and Failing Anyway

This is the perfect illustration of the disillusionment of the societally defined path to success. Granted, this lesson comes in the form of a high school-to-college transition story, but it sticks nonetheless. Flash back to my cozy room, fingers furiously typing my college application essays. White laptop, purple keyboard cover, maple colored desk, folders everywhere, … Continue reading Following to Win and Failing Anyway