TED Talk: Emilie Wapnick – Why some of us don’t have one true calling

“At some point ‘what do you want to be when you grow up?’ goes from being the trivial exercise it once was to what keeps us up at night.” A great talk from Emie Wapnick on how our culture is aligned around narrowly focused careers – from early childhood right through the education system – … Continue reading TED Talk: Emilie Wapnick – Why some of us don’t have one true calling

TED Talk: Larry Smith – Why you will fail to have a great career

A super engaging talk on the many excuses people make for not having ‘great’ careers. From settling for ‘interesting’ to telling your children they stifled your dreams (!) Larry Smith exposes the reality many of us have constructed for ourselves. “And that is why you aren’t going to have a great career. Unless…” Paul Continue reading TED Talk: Larry Smith – Why you will fail to have a great career