No it’s really not. In this episode I contrast the theories outlined in Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell and Range by David Epstein. It seems that people who are extraordinarily successful often experiment with a whole lot of things before they find their best fit. The old theory that you have to start when you’re three years old and put in your 10,000 hours may not be true. So it’s not too late if you’re in your 30s, 40s or 50s to find what you’re that sweet spot where your talent, passion and money come together.
Episode #741 September 04, 2020
Hi this is Dan Miller – and yes you’re listening to the 48 Days Radio show – where each week we take 48 minutes to dive into real life questions about finding your passion, deciding what kind of life you want to live – and then finding or creating work that allows you to show up every day, excited to be able to do something that is meaningful, fulfilling – and profitable. This is where normal, indecision and ambiguity come to die. Welcome to the 48 Days Radio Show.
I’m in my 30s and am just finding my passion. Is it too late to become known as an expert in my area?
My workplace has stopped taking temperatures of employees every day. How can I feel safe?
Did you personally ever struggle with a bad attitude that needed correcting, that stinking thinking?
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I’ve been looking for a new direction but have now discovered I love what I do. What should I do now?
I’m planning to launch some courses about investing for women and I need to grow an email list first. Would love some ideas/thoughts/tips etc?
Quotation:“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul. Psalm 23: 1-3Click To Tweet
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- Enjoy experimenting with a Range of ideas – knowing that the broad exposure will help you find your best fit.
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