Know your why? I love that question! But what do I mean?
As you know, I’m passionate about purpose, and goal-setting, and bucket lists and going for the gusto to achieve your aspirations. My work as a life coach is to help you discover your dreams and walk alongside you as together we partner to “put feet to your hopes and wishes” and make them a reality! But before we can design your path to destiny, before those beautiful goals can be create, you need to know your why.
And that why is your purpose. Why do you want that goal? Why is it a passion burning inside you? The why is the foundation upon which you build everything else.
I recently discovered a column on Forbes by Margie Warrell, and she had a wonderful column on “Know Your Why: 4 Questions To Tap the Power of Purpose. I loved what she wrote that so accurately explained purpose:
“The power of purpose is similar to the energy of light focused through a magnifying glass. Diffused light has little use, but when its energy is concentrated – as through a magnifying glass – that same light can set fire to paper. Focus its energy even more, as with a laser beam, and it has the power to cut through steel. Likewise, a clear sense of purpose enables you to focus your efforts on what matters most…”
Today I’d like to direct you to this article – click HERE.
I hope it will excite, encourage and inspire you and really get you to thinking. May it be a grain of sand in your heart that spurs you on and won’t let you rest until you produce the pearl of a dream that’s been lying dormant under the blanket of can’t.