Don’t Follow Your Passion – Fix Your Lifestyle

Fix the lifestyle you want. Then work backwards from there.

A novel take on the typical inspirational graduation speech. It’s not about following your passion or not taking yourself too seriously. They’re important, but this is different.

The idea is to not think of your ideal job, but to think of your ideal lifestyle. To think of it in detail down to minute details of how you want to live your life. Only from there can you begin to construct your career goals – aiming not for that ideal job but aiming for that ideal lifestyle.

After all, isn’t that what you’re really after?