The Secret to Finding Your Passion

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Do you ever feel like something’s missing in life? Something to love or something you want to thrive for? Age-old wisdom tells us the importance of following your passion. However, if you’re unsure about your passion, this can be challenging to do.

The good news is that it’s never too late; you can begin finding your passion right away with these simple tips:

1. Make a Goal Sheet

Every organization globally has a unique vision statement upon which they draft their short- and long-term goals. Similarly, creating a personal vision statement will act as a compass and offer a sense of direction. This statement can include what you aim to achieve in your professional and personal life. Whenever the road seems blurred or if you need to make any important decisions, this statement will ensure you make wise and clear choices.

Divide your list into two: one for your personal and the other for your professional goals. Keep a copy of this on your phone or in your purse so you always stay on track. Whenever life seems questionable, simply look at this list, and you’ll get an instant burst of motivation. Your goal sheet can change over time depending on the circumstances; be open to change.

2. Focus on Your Values

Values act like guideposts that help determine how you work and live. These values can be carried on from your family or can be created based on your experiences. Values don’t only affect your priorities but also help you achieve your goals. Understand what matters to you and where it is that you draw the line. With your values aligned, you’ll be able to focus more on personal and professional success.

3. Find Your Umbrella

Now that you’ve got a fair idea about your likes and dislikes, try to bring them all together. Although they might seem disconnected at first, you’ll find patterns based on specific similar elements. Let’s say you enjoy singing, playing the guitar, networking, and solving logical questions. In a case like this, you’ll succeed more in the social arena or will be great at a job that includes celebrity marketing. Searching for an umbrella that covers all hobbies will help determine your ultimate passion in life. Once you find your passion, there will be no obstacle that’s hard to conquer.

Learn From North America’s Keynote Speaker

North America’s keynote speaker Steve Gilliland speaks about the importance of drive and passion in professional success. He offers in-person motivational presentations and plenty of virtual sessions that will help you strive till you succeed. From how to win in unpredictable circumstances, the destination disease, finding time for personal growth and leadership to and transformation, his humorous words of wisdom are enjoyed by all.

“Our team was so positively impacted that I saw them taking notes and totally enjoying your anecdotal stories.”   – Jaymi Damron, Pilot Flying J