Being Paid for What You Love

Change Quote Lao TzuI admire people who recognise that their chosen job is ‘not for life’ and then do something about it. My Mum started studying for a university degree in her 40s and has since transitioned from working as a Personal Assistant to working in mental health as a Carer Consultant – a role which she thoroughly enjoys.

Being open to a new career path and exploring ways to make this happen, can pay off when you find yourself being paid for what you love. Here’s a couple of career change stories to give you some inspiration:

Cheers, Gen

Book Review: How to Find Fulfilling Work by Roman Krznaric

Fulfilling Work PicSynopsis: The desire for fulfilling work is one of the great aspirations of our age and this inspirational book reveals how one might make it a reality.  It explores the competing claims we face for money and status while doing something meaningful and in tune with our talents.  Drawing on wisdom about work that is to be found in sociology, psychology, history and philosophy, Roman Krznaric sets out a practical and innovative guide to negotiating the labyrinth of choices, overcoming the fear of change, and finding a career that makes you thrive. Continue reading “Book Review: How to Find Fulfilling Work by Roman Krznaric”