Yesterday I had the privilege of being on the Careers with a Purpose Winning Careers Talk Show hosted by Richard Yadon. Careers with a Purpose is a fantastic ministry that coaches men and women across the country to find their very best career fit.
Richard and I covered a variety of topics centered around the theme of how to know if you’re ready for a career change. Below the embedded video you’ll find a quick index to the show highlights.
Show highlights/quick index :
How I learned I chose the wrong degree in college [4:40]
When you wonder if what you’ve been doing is a waste of time [8:18]
How anxiety short circuits our best learning [11:03]
Why you’re the best assessment instrument there is [14:14]
How a sudden call might be a sign of a new chapter [20:19] (Read the post on this topic)
Why you should check your equipment before considering a change [23:01]
The two ways assessment tools are helpful in career transition [27:25]
How healthy discontent may be a sign of a new chapter [34:19] (Read the post on this topic)
How burnout affects decision making [38:02]
How a healthy work identity gets corrupted [40:09]
What to do if you’re experiencing healthy discontent [43:16]
The big advantage of journaling [45:00]
How to know when something is important in your journal [49:09]
How an unquenchable interest may be a sign of a new chapter [51:00] (Read the post on this topic)
An unquenchable interest may not make a good vocation [54:15]
Why doing what you love does not guarantee money will follow [56:06]
What are some of the highlights of the show that you enjoyed most? What would you like to have heard us discuss?