What is your life's passion? Have you discovered it? Do you have more than one passion? Are you using your passion (or your passions) to help create your happiest possible life?
On a different level, is your life "passionate" and fulfilled or are you just "wading through"?
This part of the "foundation of happiness" series will explore the entire subject of passion and help you:
1. any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling, as love or hate.
2. strong amorous feeling or desire; love; ardor.
3. strong sexual desire; lust.
4. an instance or experience of strong love or sexual desire.
5. a person toward whom one feels strong love or sexual desire.
6. a strong or extravagant fondness, enthusiasm, or desire for anything;
for example,"a passion for music".
Passion in your Work
If you "work for a living", are you doing what you love in your job or career? In other words, are you using your passion for your income?
If you are like 75% of working people, the answer is not only "no", but you may not even love what you are doing at all (you might even "hate your job or career").
Using your life's passion in your job and/or career is certainly the ideal situation. So, if you want to be truly happy in life, you must learn to either incorporate your passion (or passions) into your current job or consider making a change to a new job or career at some point.
That's obviously easier said than done.
That's why I wrote the e-book, called BeHappy! at Work, pictured here. Get it now for just $3.75 by clicking here (or you can get it free, along with two other free books on health and happiness by clicking here or on the "Order Free Now" button in the box to the right).
Also, for some insight into using your passions at work, click here to read the article called,The Difference Between Doing What You Love and Loving What You Do as a Job or Career.
Even if you're in a job or career you feel you can't change, don’t underestimate the power of incorporating your passion into your already existing job or career.
A Passionate Life
Obviously, passion for your "work" is only one component of total life happiness. There is mush more to it (including for those who don't work for a living).
Regardless of your work situation, are you excited by your life? Do other people comment on how happy, enthusiastic and vibrant you are? Do you spend your time doing things you love and being with people you care about? Are you fun to be around?
The honest answers to these questions - and others - can help you determine whether you are living a passionate life or a mundane life.
Don't settle for mundane!! Make your life passionate and fulfilled. Here are some simple steps to get you started...
Steps to Find Your Passion(s)
Remember, as described in my "Happiness Formula", regrets can destroy happiness, and it's the regrets for things we didn't do (more so than regrets for things we did that we did) that hurts the most later in life.
Building your life around your passions is something you’ll never regret!!
The "next step" in the foundational process to true and total happiness puts it all together. Click here to take that next step...
BeHappy! my friends
Passion at Work is Path to Happiness in Life
Also, check out some of the great resources about finding your passion in the boxes to the right above. Don't let your life be mundane. Make it passionate. It's part of the "Foundation for Happiness".
NOTE: This is Part 3 of the "Happiness Foundation Series". Click here to read Part 1 (about finding your true identity) and click here to read Part 2 (about your purpose in life).
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