Today was thinking of this post. Never give up!
Frequently I have people say to me ‘you are a great ______’ and then followed by ‘You should be a _______’. Some different variations:
You are a great cook. You should open up a restaurant.
You are a great writer. You should be an author.
Your blog is great. You should do it full time.
Your state your opinion well. You should be a political writer.
You should be an editor, lawyer, politician, speech writer, teacher, PHD, fiction and non-fiction author, event planner, singer, ect. (Ironically nobody has ever said ‘you would make a great mother…)
The sad part is they are all right. There are so many dream jobs I have. There are so many things I should be doing and would be genuinely good at, even brilliant, but how did I end up doing accounting? Basically I took the first job that was offered to me after my…
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