How do you want to spend your time this week? This month? This year? This life? Far better to bring your business into alignment with your needs and desires than the inverse of that, no?
Author Archive | Aric Rohner
A series about letting your own needs dictate your direction in business. Do you want to wait until you’ve made a bunch of money to be happy? Or would you rather be happy in your work everyday?
In Part I, we went from “everything” to a short list of things that make us feel alive. From Part II, we know that “nothing” is actually choosing to live with someone else’s decisions and that they are unlikely to make us feel alive.
It’s not that you shouldn’t do nothing, you can’t. It’s physically impossible. At every moment of every day, you’re doing something, even if it’s only breathing. What’s more, whatever you’re doing has consequences. It’s like dropping a stone in a pond of water, the consequences ripple outward and reflect back, sometimes in complex ways. Ok, […]
Ask yourself these questions about the things you do: 1. Does this make me feel alive? – Drop if not. 2. What would happen if I didn’t do this? Would it get done anyway? Would it matter if it didn’t? How important is it really? Is it more important than feeling alive? – Drop if […]