I misplaced over a million dollars. And, it wasn’t my money. The day started like any other day. I made my commute from the Upper East Side of Manhattan to Midtown. I briskly walked through the large, well-lit lobby adorned with art. When I got to my desk, I turned on my computer and started … Continue reading How I recovered from one of the worst mistakes ever
In my early thirties, I left a solid job and took a 50 percent pay cut to join a fledgling start-up. About a year before I quit, I received a huge promotion at a global bank. I was helping millionaires and billionaires with their banking and investment needs. One of my responsibilities was to find … Continue reading Sometimes you need to quit a good job to get a great career
It was my dream job out of graduate school. Then, I got fired. Since my junior year of college, I thought I was destined to work as a minister. I dreamed of starting a church in New York City. But, I had never started a church before and needed more experience. Then an opportunity to … Continue reading Getting fired from my job was the best thing for me
How many times have you heard that you need to find your passion? It almost seems as if we need to have a passion for finding our passion. The problem is that so many of us have no idea what our passion is. Thinking about that subject may even remind us that we’re stuck in … Continue reading How do I find the work I love?