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The Passion Myth: Why Teens Struggle to Find Their Purpose in Life

Todd Kestin | Posted 01.22.2015 | Parents
Todd Kestin

It seems you can't look, listen, or feel for sixty seconds without seeing, hearing, or bumping into the word. It's always and it's everywhere, popping onto the covers of countless magazines, serving as the subject of countless books, and springing from the lips of countless teachers and speakers. It's the focus of adulthood and the goal of adolescence.

How I Went From a Special Education Reading and Writing Class to a No. 1 Bestselling Author By 22

Tom Ayling | Posted 12.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Tom Ayling

You have the ability to do anything you wish, but you must first examine your true beliefs about achieving these things. If there are limiting beliefs holding you back, they must be replaced with empowering beliefs.

How to Figure Out Your Life Purpose

Zoë B | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Zoë B

When we get to the end of our lives, we will be judged not by how much money we earned or how big a mortgage we managed to pay off but instead by how authentically we lived. Did we really allow our true selves to shine?

What Most Of Us Get Wrong About 'Finding Our Calling'

OWN | Posted 11.06.2014 | OWN

Do what you love. Follow your passion. Find your calling. However it's phrased, this is the universal message espoused by many influential thought...

The 10 Words That Oprah Lives By

Posted 04.21.2014 | OWN

By Oprah What I know for sure, sitting high atop the perch of broader perspective at 60: Whether you're trying to create a great conversation o...

Why 'Do What You Love' Is About More Than You Might Think

Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min. | Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min.

"Do what you love" is not about a job, a passion, or the money, and it is not classist. Our industrial society may have trained us to think that way, but we can change that. DWYL is the right of every human being born on this planet.

How To Identify The One Thing You Were Born To Do

Next Avenue | Steve Olsher | Posted 11.23.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Steve Olsher The following is an adaptation from What Is Your WHAT?, the new New York Times bestseller by Steve Olsh...

Why I Don't Want Work-Life Balance

The Levo League | Posted 11.05.2013 | Women
The Levo League

I don't have work friends and life friends, I just have friends. I don't have designated work time and play time, I just have my 24 hours to manage. I don't have work-life balance, I have work-life blend -- and I couldn't be happier.

The Ultimate Secret to Discovering Your Passion

Brazen Life | Posted 04.09.2013 | College
Brazen Life

What the passion equation tells us is profound: we've been stuck because "follow your passion" is wrong. Passion is nothing more than curiosity and engagement over time. The truth is, we're the leader, and passion is the follower.

How To Find Your Passion

Posted 08.11.2012 | Healthy Living

By Amy Spencer One evening, my husband, Gus, came home, saw me sitting in the dark, and said, "What's with the lights?" You see, that afternoon, ...

How To Follow Your Passion (When You're Just Trying To Pay The Bills)

Gabrielle Bernstein | Posted 03.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Gabrielle Bernstein

During tough economic times, many people think they need to sacrifice passion and focus solely on earning money. From a spiritual perspective, this is the exact opposite approach to generating real abundance.

Why Children Don't Need To Find A Passion

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 12.02.2011 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

One of the key components in the new sport of Competitive Child Raising seems to be the misguided notion that children tween-age and even younger are supposed to know their calling.

Want to Find Work You Love? Channel Your Inner 9-Year-Old

These Here Hills | Laura Munson | Posted 08.13.2011 | Women

I love what Rita Wilson has to say about reinvention. She encourages us to think about what we loved to do as children. This rang all sorts of bells...

Discovering Your Passion

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

A calling to personal fulfillment involves being aware, and listening for the guidance and signs you are being given.