May 2018

The battle of passion vs work

“Do what you love, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life”

Of all inspirational quotes you can find all over the internet this is one I dislike the most.

First of all, it assumes that work itself is a bad thing, something you should try to escape from. It’s a concept I disagree with but I am not going to delve on that here; we have an excellent post on our blog that talks more about why this is the wrong way to think about work.

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You are guest speaking on TED in 3 days (you’re ready, right?)

I’ve got a fun challenge for you…

It’s something I’ve asked one of my coaching clients to do when we talked about her struggle to find her offer to the world.

It’s very simple.

Imagine that in three days from today you have to give a Ted talk in front of a thousand people.

3 days. That’s all the time you have to pick a topic and prepare for it.

You can talk about anything you want. There are no limits.

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