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Finding Your Passion

God Speaks: The Reason We Are Here On Earth

Maria Portas | Posted 09.17.2014 | Religion
Maria Portas

There is a reason that we are all here in this world, and it is all about the discovery of your Self. Your Self, that very real part of you that is wa...

What I Learned From Five Months Of Travel

Cliff Hsia | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Cliff Hsia

These are the lessons about life that I have learned after five months of travel around the world...

Stop Ignoring Your Dreams

Paul Perkins | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Paul Perkins

Everyone dreams. I'm not talking about fleeting desires, I'm talking about dreams that keep you up at night. No matter how long you nudge them to the side, they refuse to leave you alone. They tug and pull and prod, and they just won't go away.

How I Got Healthy, Part Two: My Dad's Last Words on How to Live My Life

Julie Sacks | Posted 08.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Sacks

My father said to me "live your life," and I believe he was telling me to be myself. It took a lot of strength to make radical choices and changes, but I feel more aligned with my authentic self than ever, more energetic and happy to face each day.

10 Signs That You've Found Your Calling

| Laura Garnett | Posted 08.21.2014 | Small Business

Do you know what your calling is? Does it sound appealing to you? As Oprah Winfrey once said, "We're all called. If you're here breathing, you have a ...

Why One Woman Decided To Become A Doctor At Age 59

Posted 08.06.2014 | OWN

By Roxanna Font In 2000, Genevie Kocourek was shivering in a tent when she had an epiphany. Then an information technology director who led r...

How Getting Hit With a Ton of Bricks Helped Me Find My Passion

Mike Liguori | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
Mike Liguori

Life is one big unknown. Signs like the one I saw on the building one night are reminders that when a ton of bricks hits you square in the face, pick them up and starting building your new career.

Kicked Into Purpose!

Allison Valderia | Posted 07.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Allison Valderia

In the midst of the chaos, I was sure that I was going to lose faith in everything -- God, humanity and myself. I'm now thankful, because the stress and strain forced me to wake up.

Are You Getting Your Purpose and Your Process Mixed Up?

Elizabeth McKenzie | Posted 07.28.2014 | Small Business
Elizabeth McKenzie

Figuring out your life's purpose -- what you came here to Planet Earth to do -- is a massively scary undertaking. In fact, it can turn even the most headstrong entrepreneur into a quivering, commitment-phobic mess. But it doesn't have to be that way.

4 Practical Ways to Finding Your Life's Passion

Deena Varshavskaya | Posted 09.21.2014 | Business
Deena Varshavskaya

My mom was a non-political, non conformist by nature. This was best expressed by the fact that, if she wanted something, there was no stopping her. She set her own rules. These two traits  --  questioning everything and being unafraid to go after what I want  --  has defined who I am.

The Quest for Joy: It Isn't As Elusive As You Think

Ritu_Sharma | Posted 09.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Ritu_Sharma

Whether you're someone transitioning into a new phase of your life or someone just starting out on the career path after graduation day, "What would bring me joy?" is a question worth asking. And if down the road that joy starts to wane, be ready to ask again.

How To Discover Your Career Passion

Kristen Brown | Posted 09.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristen Brown

Everybody has a special gift that they are given and it's up to you to determine what that gift is and how you're going to bestow it upon the world. So ask your friends, family and coworkers what you're good at and then take stock of your own traits, behaviors and patterns.

Unscripted (Kari's Story)

Kari Zabel | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Kari Zabel

We should be excited to wake up in the morning and meditate, drink our morning coffee, or go to work. Why waste time showing up for a life that you don't want, doing work that you don't value, or be around people that don't uplift or inspire you?

Finding Your Purpose in Life

Mo Seetubtim | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Mo Seetubtim

In order to feel more fulfilled and find the path to sustainable happiness, we follow our passions and purpose. But what is your purpose in life? I believe this is the question we ask over and over within ourselves.

4 Dangers of Following Your Passion In Business and Life

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 08.10.2014 | Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Think if 'follow your passion' was your mantra for life. Assume your passions are comics, sports and ice cream. You could literally watch Spiderman and Batman play each other in ping pong while eating a box of Dilly Bars all day.

Surprisingly Simple Ways To Discover What You're Truly Passionate About

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 08.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Alicia T. Glenn

Only you truly know what you're passionate about. This may be a scary thought, but you hold the power of turning your dreams into a reality. It's a scary thought because there's no more relying on mommy and daddy to tell you what's right. This is all you. You hold the power to control your destiny.

How to Succeed in Business: the First Steps

Jack Nadel | Posted 07.30.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'll begin where the majority of successful entrepreneurs begin--"follow your passion." It may be a shopworn phrase, but this advice is as valid today for how to succeed in business as it was a hundred years ago, and it has certainly proven true for me.

The Power of Perspective

Spencer Thompson | Posted 07.22.2014 | Impact
Spencer Thompson

The world would be a lot simpler if humans were built to be the same, or at least very similar. We would understand how each other thinks, our paths to get to a certain point in life would be the same, and our opinions would be non-existent.

7 Essential Steps to Leap into Entrepreneurship

Bobby Umar | Posted 07.21.2014 | Business
Bobby Umar

Starting a business can be a scary thing. You give up the stability (albeit perceived) of a steady income with benefits. You put your career on hold. You sacrifice significant time and energy for the first several years just to get up to your former corporate salary. You enter a risky area where most people fail within five years.

Finding Your Purpose in a Dark Place

Tenille Livingston | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Tenille Livingston

Many of you may be at a place of despair and uncertain of what tomorrow may bring, but know it's at that moment when opportunity knocks. Trust that where you are is only temporary and your current situation will soon be behind you.

The Running Thief

Nicole Scott | Posted 07.05.2014 | Women
Nicole Scott

I've been running for a little over seven years -- for some that's a lifetime, for others, I've just started. I hardly feel a difference, but after all these days, years and miles, when I look carefully, I see everything is different.

How I Came to Follow My Passion

David Cherner | Posted 06.29.2014 | Healthy Living
David Cherner

I had finally found meaning in my own work by focusing inward, being present enough to observe some interesting trends going on around me, and following two passions deep in my belly: helping people reconnect with themselves and one another and starting new companies.

Entrepreneur On the Prowl

Jane D. Wurwand | Posted 05.27.2014 | Small Business
Jane D. Wurwand

A number of questions surround the word "entrepreneur." Is one born with the qualities to become an entrepreneurial success or does one learn the skil...

The Secret To Really, Truly Being Happy

Justina Sharp | Posted 05.16.2014 | Teen
Justina Sharp

Don't ever apologize for what you love. If it makes you happy, do it. Only photograph birds in pine trees or become the greatest makeup artist Instagram has ever seen. Don't edit your happiness, because it may help someone else find their own.

Is Rhett Butler Now in 'Right Work'?

Leni Miller | Posted 05.04.2014 | Impact
Leni Miller

Right Work At Any Age: "Youth is not always... wasted on the young!" Who doesn't remember the steamy scene in the 1939 film rendition of Margaret Mit...