In every area of life, our mission is to SERVE. In this category, we discuss how this pertains particularly in Business or Work and how to grow a business or serve at work in greater ways.
Settling for work that you hate to do is hard on your life. Take my dad, for example. My dad is a very hard worker. He provided a great life for me and my family. But he really didn’t enjoy his job. He once described working in the automotive industry as, “mind-numbing” and saw his work as simply a means to “pay the bills and put food on the table”. He punched in, punched out, and wanted more from life but didn’t see how it would be possible with five of us crumb-snatchers at home to feed. I think he often felt stuck. If he could go back and do it all again, I think that he would. In Seth Godin’s book, Tribes (which I highly recommend you read), he gives a definition of a person who feels like my dad once did. I think you will recognize it and may even relate yourself. He calls these people “sheepwalkers”. Read this definition carefully and see if this could be you or maybe someone you know. […]