The feelings of failure can be debilitating, especially when you’ve spent a lot of time and energy working on self-improvement. It can feel like you’ve taken 10 steps backwards. Learning comes with the challenge of applying what you’ve learned, so expect challenges to be just more than you think you’re prepared for.
Follow your heart is great advice… if you even know what’s in your heart. [Read more…]
In the March 5th, 2017 episode of The Overwhelmed Brain, I tackled the ultimate challenge: The General Feeling of Unwell Being. Like a cloud of misery that follows you throughout life.
What inspired that episode was a letter I received from a woman who wrote to me that said she went to her workplace counselor who told her: “You have too many problems, we can’t help you.”
Actually, not usually. In fact, you may have to experience the full impact of the crisis before any calm or comfort can be had. However, you may be able to prepare for crisis so it doesn’t completely debilitate you.
A career can take up over half your life, so why would you settle for one that makes you miserable?
I’ve settled a lot over the years and I got so burnt out. I didn’t realize there was a formula to finding something I’d like and that might even pay well, if not more than I’ve ever made.
Scott Barlow with Happen To Your Career joins me to talk about what it takes to be happy in a career and even make more money doing so. You don’t want to miss this one.
Visit happentoyourcareer.com/brain to get your free Ultimate Strengths Guide so that you can learn just exactly where you excel and what careers you’d be best at.