I've mentioned before that I'm a member of an excellent career discussion list, the Wednesday Job Group. A current discussion addresses "Passion for Work".
Following an annual career conference, the moderator asked the group to consider 3 simple questions:
- What is passion?
- Is work the place for passion?
- Should people expect to have passion in their careers?
I planned to respond, but didn't get my thoughts together right away. Three days later, I found myself in a situation that inspired me to respond as follows...