Logic Of The Day: 12.04.2019.

Lead With Long-Term Goals.
We all want to work toward something that we’re passionate about and genuinely enjoy. However, steep competition and high expectations can cause a few bumps in the road.

In these cases, it’s important to avoid getting discouraged and start looking long-term.

“It’s okay to take jobs that aren’t your calling or passion,” says Dr. Goeglein. “Just make sure that there’s a goal associated with it.”

For instance, perhaps you’re looking to become a lobbyist. However, the job openings all require much more experience than you have.

Rather than getting frustrated, start taking baby steps. Try exploring smaller roles at a political campaign or non-profit, and eventually work your way up the totem pole.

A temporary separation from your passion won’t set you back, as long as you keep your long-term goal top-of-mind.

~Sara Uzer (Ditching the Paycheck vs Passion Dilemma: Smarter Strategies for Career Moves)

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