April 18th, 2012
What are you really good at doing, feels satisfying to do and creates important results for others? This is your Natural Strength. To find it, look for two things: Flow og Impact.
You are already using your Natural Strength. Think back to a moment you were doing something you were really good at. You were so immersed by your work that you forgot time and place. This is called Flow.
- What kind of work did you do back then?
Think back to 2-3 other times you have been in Flow. What does these moments have in common? The … are what you need to recreate to use your Natural Strength.
Think back to work you have done that created important results for somebody who really needed it. Important results are worth money.
Below I Read Aloud From Let’s Play
Find Your Moment click to listen.
Task of the Day:
- Write down what you remember about the last time you used your Natural Strength.
Book Tip of the Week:
Inspiration for this blogposten came from John Williams, author of Screw Work, Let’s Play: How to Do What You Love and Get Paid For It, selected by The Sunday Times as one of the top 6 hottest new self-help tomes. John Williams is a career maverick who escaped corporate life in one of the world’s largest management consultancies to build a unique, creative, independent career. John helps others find a way to get paid to do what they love and runs the monthly London event “Scanners Night” for ideas people. Read more at screwworkletsplay.com. Buy the book and I will get half a dollar ;-)