If you entered a quiz show like Mastermind and your chosen specialist subject was ‘you’, you’d like to think you would get full marks. After all, you know yourself better than anyone else, surely? And yet, how come, when you’re placed in a situation requiring you to sell yourself, you’re so easily lost for words,…
Who would you go to if you’re looking for self-improvement advice or guidance in your life? Perhaps a friend, family member, your boss or your colleagues. These are all people who can provide valuable insight or direction, but there’s a fundamental flaw. Even those who know you best only know you in specific contexts, which…
Meet the quarter-life crisis. Younger sibling to the mid-life crisis, it is aged about 25 to 35, & characterised by feelings of confused uncertainty and a wildly absent sense of purpose or identity. Our blog expands on the concept, with advice on how you can identify your purpose and emerge happier and more fulfilled.
The rapid growth of social media has made it an integral part of most of our lives. Social media platforms have become an increasing source of individual validation & reassurance, but maintaining a healthy relationship with social media requires a good dose of self-awareness, self-confidence and personal purpose.
We’ve all heard of the mid-life crisis, but now a new crisis has been defined, most widely affecting educated professionals in their mid 20’s to mid 30’s. Sound familiar? Then read on to find out more about quarter-life crisis and how clarity of personal purpose can help in overcoming it.
At FindMyWhy we believe that, given a choice (and most of us have one), everyone should ‘choose happy’. Our latest blog explores some common reasons behind why human nature so often allows us to settle for second best, when there should be very few barriers in the way of complete fulfillment.
Time is a tricky denominator. Some weeks can feel incredibly busy and productive, while others drag and you don’t seem to make much progress at all. Making the most of your time relies upon staying focused, purposeful and productive, yet with the inevitable distractions and curve balls life throws in front of you, this can…
MAMILs, middle-aged spread and the mid-life crisis; surely there’s more to middle age than that? Thank goodness, then, for the words of analytical psychologist Carl Jung, who believed that ‘the greatest potential for growth and self realisation exists in the second half of life.’ The secret is in knowing your purpose.
Moving jobs is one of those major life changes that can provide huge benefits if all goes well but can spell disaster if it doesn’t go according to plan. All the more reason to make sure you’ve made a purposeful decision that is firmly on track with your personal goals and aspirations.
One thing’s for certain, none of us know how many tomorrows we have left. That’s something we’ve no control over. So, making the most of all of our todays means ensuring we are living a fulfilling and purpose driven life. Which, in turn, requires us to establish our ‘raison d’être’. Are you ready to find your why?