Loving what you do takes work
I f you’ve read some of my previous articles, you know I firmly adhere to the notion of doing what you love, and loving what you do. Is is a cliche? Yes. Is it an overused expression? Yes. Is it something people should strive for? Absolutely yes.
Here’s the thing, very few people — a fraction of those who say they love what they do — are literally enthralled with every aspect of their day to day work. Loving what you do doesn’t mean you’re a rockstar. It doesn’t mean you have an infinitely deep passion in the exact task you’re paid to perform. And it doesn’t mean you were lucky enough to stumble into whatever it is you do, like you won some sort of career lottery.CONTINUE READING