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When Did You Last Do… Nothing?

Until recently, I’ve lived most of my adult life under the spell of to-do lists. On some level, I believed that fulfilment is the fruit of busyness, target-setting and goal achievement. After all, success and happiness depend on consistent action

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3 Life Lessons From My Favourite Film

I first watched the The Truman Show as an 8-year old boy, and it put me into an immediate trance. I love hunting for the symbols and deeper meanings in film. This one is packed with them. Reflecting on this

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100 Ways to Change the World

Being hungry for a life calling, or sense of purpose, can be downright frustrating. We’re not often taught how to navigate the odd feeling that is desiring to know what we desire. Having little clue about what to focus on

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No, Not Everyone Needs a Life Calling

I’ve noticed a need for more acceptance – both in myself and in others – about the way we talk about work. One area people get hung up on is whether we’re all supposed to discover our ‘life calling’. It’s

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Your Purpose Isn’t Out There – It’s In Here

There’s something misleading about the way we talk about ‘purpose’. People often speak of finding purpose — like they’re shopping for new shoes, or sourcing a rare collectible. This is more than just a quirk of semantics; our language shapes

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The World Needs Your Unique Brand Of Genius

I recently put together an article for the blog on exactly what it takes to have a satisfying, fulfilling job. After hours poring over the literature, hunting for all the criteria, I whittled it down to 6 core ingredients.

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5 Signs I Needed To Break Up With My Career

We are all in relationship with everything that exists in our lives… Our partners. Our kids. Our houses. Our bank balances. Our nations. Our sense of worth. Our identity. Our jobs. All of these relationships can change for the better