Every January I work through my vision and goal setting for the coming year. I know I’m not alone in doing this as it seems to be an annual topic of discussion with many of my friends. I can’t count how many times quitting a job, going after a dream job (or less soul sucking job), getting a promotion, learning…Read More
Follow Your Passion at Work!
In our personal lives, many of us are passionate about a cause or activity, and don’t think twice about throwing our energy into its pursuit. It could be coaching a sport, running marathons, painting, photography or advocating for your child. By following our passion we are inspired, motivated and have impact. But how often do we follow our passion in…Read More
Do What You Love and the Money Will Come
When I was teaching public relations at a university, my students ended their term with a four-month co-op placement. Many wanted the glamorous or trendy placements at big agencies or companies. For them it was about the status not the position or professional fulfillment. Having worked in glamorous, and not so glamorous organizations, the advice I always gave my students…Read More