SUCCESS IS HOLDING TIGHT TO YOUR PASSION THROUGHOUT YOUR CAREER
We always say that follow your passion throughout your career, but do we really follow our passion?
Many of us think that following our passion will not lead us to success. But it is not the truth. There are many people who followed their passion and have become successful.
Passion and Success Can Go Hand in Hand. It all depends on you how you take your passion and turn it into a successful career.
Translating your passion into a career happens by searching for opportunities and finding roles that appeal to your interests.
Rather success will hold tight to your passion throughout your career. Following your passion is a must.
What is Passion?
Passion is a feeling of great eagerness towards or compelling aspiration for something or someone. In simple words, passion is a strong emotion or feeling of enthusiasm about something or someone.
Passion drives from within, no one can force it on you.
What is Success?
When we talk about success the only thing that comes to mind is “money”. Success is often misunderstood as how much money a person makes.
But being wealthy doesn’t satisfy success. Success is defined as achieving a goal or aim of life. Making money is always considered secondary.
Also, when a person decides to follow his or her passion they are more likely to be successful. Because the time and effort that has been put into the work comes from the heart.
What are the benefits of having a job you're passionate about?
When people follow their passion, people more positively handle all problems and situations. We can say that passion is rewarding and makes people more enthusiastic towards their work. People get engaged in the work and its outcome which in turn can improve the performance.
Also, people tend to be more successful because they are always open for self-improvement. And people think of doing better rather than making money. And hence we can say that Passion is key to happiness.
Why Passion is Important?
1. Personal freedom and simplified life:-
Following our passion helps us to attain personal freedom and a simplified life. You get personal freedom because you do what we want.
You get a simplified life as you have no pressure from your boss. You can work freely. You can work as you wish.
2. Gaining more self-confidence by greater self-awareness:-
We have a lot of pressure from our family, friends and society. This pressure is just because we are not doing something that everyone else is doing.
This lets us think if we are doing the right thing? This drains our self-confidence. You don’t have to listen to what others say. You need to introspect.
You need to recognize your strengths and weaknesses. This will give you deep knowledge about yourself. This leads to greater self-awareness and self-confidence.
Increased self-confidence will help you to unite your interests, strengths and passion.
4. Love that we work:-
There are many people who work in a job that they don’t like. They are just stuck. They want to leave the job but they can’t. So when you work that you love, you will definitely get success
5. Career growth and success:-
By the time you will gain more expertise in your field. When you work what you love, this can lead to expeditious promotion in your career as well as your life.
6. Satisfactory life:-
You have an overall satisfaction as you work what you love. Because your work becomes life. The joy we experience in doing our work reflects in your life as well.
HOW TO FIND A JOB YOU ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT?
HOW TO FIND YOUR PASSION CAREER?
Let’s discuss how you can find your passionate job? Or how you can find a career you are passionate about?
Choose an industry that reflects your interests :-
You will have to choose an industry in which you are most interested in. You will have to make sure that you are ready to make your passion your career. For example- if you are really interested in music, and you are studying something else.
One thing you can do is- you can make short and engaging music videos and upload them on social media as a side work. This side work will help you to practice your hobby or skill and will make you perfect. Social media has the power to turn your hobby into your career.
We also advise that don’t choose your job just for the sake of money, rather choose a job for your happiness. If your interests and skills work in the right direction, you will surely perform better and you will also feel confident, inspired and motivated.
Make your passion your priority :-
Making your passion your priority is a must. There are many people who say that they don’t have time for not doing something. But, if you are passionate about something and do it with honesty, you will never have an excuse like ‘I don’t have time for this’.
It is all about making time for your passion. Doing something no matter how big or how small it is. It will definitely take you closer to your goal or goals and will allow you to see your progress each day.
No matter how busy you are, you are the one who will be responsible for pursuing your dreams. You will also be accountable for your success and failures. Always remember why you started and where you want to end up.
Work on your weaknesses and strengths :-
Knowing your strengths will help you gain more confidence. You will feel more confident about what you are doing and will get motivated towards continuing your passion as a career.
On the other hand, weaknesses will give you self-doubt, but you will have more power to move forward and work on your weaknesses.
Explore career path :-
The one thing that you need to do after choosing your interest industry, making your passion your priority and working on your weaknesses and strengths is to explore your career path.
Exploring a career path according to your passion will give you a clear vision of where you are going.