How To Find Your Passion

How To Find Your Passion

Research shows that it takes 10,000 hours to master a skill or craft. That’s why it’s so important that you’re clear on your passion so that you don’t expend that energy and time on something that you simply find boring. Honing your craft takes time, but first it takes awareness of what you love to do.

In this episode, we’ll share why it’s important to have clarity on your passion, the steps to identifying your passion, and how to integrate your passion with your work.

Highlights:

[01:18] What do you love to do?
[03:05] Why it’s important to have clarity on your passion
[04:41] Marrying your passion with your work
[08:06] How Monica found her passion
[10:54] The steps to identify your passion

Quotes:

“If you want to be the best at something, you have to put in a long amount of time honing your craft.” – Nikki Barua

“If your day job does not correlate with your passion, then effectively you're spending all your free time and all your mental energy in developing a competency in something and not getting paid for it.” – Nikki Barua

About Nikki Barua:

Nikki Barua is a digital innovator, serial entrepreneur, author & speaker. Learn more at nikkibarua.com.

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About Monica Marquez:

Monica Marquez is a senior corporate leader, ex-Googler, and diversity expert. Learn more at themonicamarquez.com.

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