We all want to live a happy and fulfilling life, but what does that mean exactly? What does it mean to live a fulfilling life? What is fulfillment?
I’ve read a lot of books and articles on how to “find your life purpose.” And while some offer a few great clarifying ideas, the majority, were nothing more than philosophical mumbo-jumbo.
For starters, asking the question, “how do you find your life purpose?” assumes that life purpose is something you can find.
The way we live and work not only rob us of our health and put a strain on our time and energy resources, it blocks our access to our most essential sources of energy, leaving us feeling physically, mentally, and emotionally drained. In order to energize our lives and live vibrantly, energetically, and enthusiastically we need to have a big vision for our lives and to live and work in such a way that contributes to our big vision.
Recommitting and re-engaging to a plan of action without knowing why you’re moving in that direction is the same as being on a treadmill that is going nowhere.
‘Why’ is not just a question, it’s a laser beam penetrating to the very core of what motivates us and leads to inspired and purposeful action.