I notice people tend to think one or both of these methods will work for discovering your right career path:
- That it will just come in a flash and then you’re all set for life, you know, like it did for so-and-so (supposedly).
- That you can do a few exercises in a book or take a quiz online to find the one right path.
Sadly, those thoughts are often accompanied with, “Since those things didn’t work for me, I must be broken.”
I have heard something like that so many times and it hurts my heart. Luckily I can reassure them right away, those paths don’t work for most people. You’re not broken, and there is a way to find your path.
I don’t think either of those expected ways is enough for something like deep clarity and choosing your own specific steps on where you want to go in life. You wouldn’t be here on this page if you could have figured it out on your own by now.
Figuring out why you’re here and how to make it work is big stuff! And yet, the steps to uncover that are simple, just not commonly known.