7 Secrets to Finding Fulfilling Work
Follow your heart!
7. Seize the day. Krznaric's advice in How To Find Fulfilling Work is simple! Take action, overcome your fears and step into that slightly scary place called the real world! Make a change! “Ultimately,” writes Krznaric, “finding the right career means that we have to stop thinking and just do it. This is, in fact, one of the oldest messages of the art of living in human history. Carpe diem – seize the day – wrote the Roman poet Horace. 'If not now, when?' said the rabbinical sage Hillel the Elder. The Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard gave us the idea of a 'leap of faith.' But the one version that should be on the screen savers of everybody who seeks a fulfilling career comes from the novelist George Eliot: 'I would not creep along the coast but steer out in mid-sea, by guidance of the stars.'”