Are You Passionate About Your Job or Is It Just An Income?
Are You Passionate about Your Job or Is It Just an Income?
I’m certain you’ve been asked, ‘do you love your job?’ on more than one occasion. Which is why it’s important for you to review your life from time to time and determine if you are on the right path. Unfortunately, after looking back, you may find that your current job is no longer your passion. At this point, you can either take action towards change or simply continue on the same path. The choice to continue can be quite depressing.
So I will start by stating some basic facts. My goal is to answer the question of if your current career is born of passion or just an income. The results will guide you on the next steps to take and probably offer the courage to stick with your decision.
Passion is described as a feeling of enthusiasm towards something. This feeling is always intense and pushes you to participate in the activities relevant to such a thing. For example, if you are passionate about being a mom you would spend time on activities that involved your children such as caring and providing for them, family play time, or whatever works for you.
When it comes to your career, passion would mean doing that thing you love. It involves choosing a career because you can almost taste the goodness of waking up each morning to serve your ideal customers and do it with a smile and sense satisfaction. Your passion for the product or service you provide would be your daily motivation.
Your current job may be rewarding and noble, however, if you don’t love it it’s harder to reach your full potential and live a more fulfilling life. Continue reading...