What is Keeping You From Your Perfect Work- Part 1 of 3

6 barriers to work you love

Everyone wants to do work they love, work that has a sense of meaning and fulfillment, and that is financially rewarding. All too often though, we stay in jobs we don’t like because we experience barriers when it comes to making a positive change in our work. Today’s post is part 1 of a 3-part series on breaking those barriers down, so you will know what to expect when they show up (because they will).

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How to Start Doing Work You Love, Part 3 of 3

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This is the final installment in our 3 part series about how to start doing work you love. Each week we covered two simple steps to move you closer to your perfect work. In part 1, we looked at skills & talents and passions & interests and how to combine them in obvious and not so obvious ways to create work we enjoy. In part 2, we considered how we interact with the world around us, what is important to us, and how to bring those aspects into our work life. In the final post of this series, we are going to look at something that may seem obvious, but many people overlook it.

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10 Ways to Live Life with No Regrets

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As a former hospice social worker, I learned a lot about regret. It was shocking how many of my hospice patients got to the end of their lives wishing they had lived differently. Many had unresolved relationship issues, unfulfilled dreams, and long-held resentments. My role was to help them come to terms with their regrets while they still had the chance. Some were able to find resolution, but for others, it was too late, and they died still hanging on to regrets.

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6 Ways to Love Your Life More

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Many of us are unhappy in our lives. We believe that if only we earned more money, were thinner, were married (or single), had more friends, then we would be happy. What we fail to realize is that lasting happiness doesn’t come from anything outside of ourselves, nor does it just happen for some but not others. We are each responsible for creating our own happiness, regardless of outer circumstances. We can start being happy by loving our lives exactly as they are right now. Here’s how.

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4 Lessons on Life from Dr. Martin Luther King

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Today we celebrate the life of American hero Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King’s life, however short, was a perfect example of living out loud and leaving no stone unturned. His legacy teaches us that our lives are to be lived intentionally, without regret. He took action on what he believed in, and his courage and diligence has inspired many leaders, risk-takers, and dreamers to do the same. Here are four lessons on living that Martin Luther King exemplified.

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