It’s Not the Money, Honey: The Real Purpose of Business
There’s No Money In It
It's not worth the chance.Go ahead and believe that. Please, continue to agree to your belief that doing what you love will never bring you the wealth you desire. Please, go on upholding the premise that creating a career from your passion, and fulfilling your physical, mental and spiritual needs, isn't a recipe for financial gain.
Now, stop and think about this rationally.Is it logical to believe that you can make more money doing something you tolerate, rather than do something you are gifted at? Wouldn't a person have far greater long-term earning potential if they used their talents, and expressed their beliefs about life in their work, rather than say, got some job with a steady paycheck?
Ananda Leeke: April 2010 Innerpreneur Spotlight
I am:[tweetmeme] I am an innerpreneur, author, artist, coach, and yoga teacher. Here’s a six-word memoir to remember me by: Yoga + Creativity + Internet Geek = Ananda Leeke.
My passion is for:spirituality, yoga, meditation, Reiki, health, self-care, green living, creativity, lifelong learning, books, magazines, bookstores, museums, music, films, glasses, naps, Rice milk, oatmeal, granola, raisins, apple sauce, split pea soup, ginger tea, coaching, dreaming, world cultures and travel, services, writing, six-word memoirs, teaching, and the Internet.
My business helps you with:My business empowers individuals to be authentic through creativity coaching, Reiki, self-care, social media, volunteerism, and yoga.
I see debt as means to an end.There was a brief point in my life when I managed to pay off my first round of debt - this one due to attending university and post-graduate school. But my next round of debt started soon after, when I decided to leave my job and travel for half a year with my now-husband-then-boyfriend. And, subsequently, start a business with the money.
A Not-So-Simple Recipe for Creating Your Dream Business
Prepare Your 'Being'1. Realize you have a choice.
In everything you do. You are a hero in your own journey.
Be the fucking hero you are. Choose to serve your higher nature.2. Embrace change and uncertainty.
Either way it’ll be happening around you and through you. Might as well learn to work with it.