Career Coaching: Have You Been Hijacked?

Career Coaching: Have You Been Hijacked? Have you spent a lifetime being hijacked into working on visions belonging to others? Are you that can-do individual who gets hauled in to collaborate, problem-solve, design the way forward?
Has it ever dawned on you that you could be using all of your skills, capabilities, and experiences in service of your own dream? I see this a lot. Incredible people who reach their mid to late thirties and the realisation dawns that they have given everything away.
Why? Because they are so good at meeting the need, that these people have never really worked out what it is that they want to do. I know this because I was good at meeting the requests others made of me. I took pride in my adaptability, my responsiveness, being affirmed for my contribution.

Career Coaching: Have You Been Hijacked?

However, I began to see I was getting left behind… My contemporaries were either progressing swiftly in the corporate world or, they seemed to have some kind of rocket fuel that propelled them to succeed in their own endeavours.
It turns out that rocket fuel was ‘purpose’. When you know your purpose, you can hold the wants and needs of others at bay, whilst you take the through-line,
Finding your purpose is invaluable because it keeps you on track. Are you willing to take this deep dive to find yours? If so …
You can find Rebecca here at the Daemon Career Coach