Living Your Superpowers Manifesto

Today: There is someone out there who needs you. They expect you to help them with their problems. Their pain is great. They sit at their computer, staring at their screen, worried what to do next. They step away from their work wishing that they had you in their life. You have powers to change peoples’ lives.

Finding Your Own Path to Fulfillment

Peter Buffett wrote a solid book about finding your path to fulfillment - Life is What You Make It. (This is an affiliate Amazon link.) It breaks down the story how he refused to follow his father’s path into investing. He was never interested. The book is well written, but it doesn’t slap you in the face like I hoped ...

Loving what you do is an…

Loving what you do is an… …ongoing process. It’s a relationship that takes work. Just like you have to work at your marriage, your friendships, and yourself, there is no escaping the process of career development. I fell into the trap of trying to create a static love for my work. I didn’t consider the fact that it’s a relationship ...

Career Renegade Interview

As always, I’m trying to bring as many perspectives about work happiness to you that I possibly can. Jonathan Fields of Career Renegade is a friend who I met at SxSW and he is also a wonderful writer. I reviewed his book and took away a ton of great ideas. He’s a serial entrepreneur and that’s why I asked him ...

Work Worth Doing

Once again the great lady, Gretchen Rubin, over at the Happiness Project gave me a post idea. She was talking to Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and the Justice gave her some advice on happiness that I couldn't agree more with. “I can tell you what I believe is the secret to a happy life,” she said. “What’s that, Justice?” I asked. (Sidenote: ...