Scott Dinsmore's mission is to change the world by helping people find what excites them and build a career around the work only they are capable of doing. His demoralizing experience at a Fortune 500 job launched his quest to understand why 80% of adults hate the work they do, and more importantly, to identify what the other 20% were doing differently.
In this 18-minute lecturer, Scott discusses how to avoid the malaise that affects many people: hating your job. He reminds us, “you need to find and do work you love. "Taking up jobs to build your resume is the same as saving sex for old age," he quotes.
Scott shares these and other career tools free to the public through his community at LiveYourLegend.net.
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MacLeod presents some witty keys for creative success, including "ignore everybody. Why should you "ignore everybody"?
Because, he writes, nobody else can tell you whether your idea is worthwhile. People can give you advice, but at the end of the day, it's your decision. The more original an idea, the less helpful the advice is going to be.
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