Chapter 2
What Is Your Calling?
In This Chapter
• Know what you don’t want in a career
• Start to dream big
• Learn how to figure out your career must haves
 
Most of us have some idea of what we are interested in doing and the life we want to lead. Unfortunately, it is easy to get distracted and muddled in our thinking. The societies we live in, the families and communities we grow up in, the schools we attend all send messages to us as individuals about who we should be and what type of career is best for us. Sometimes these messages drown out our own feelings. We dismiss or ignore what is really important to us.
So let’s get started by focusing on you, and what you want from your career and your life. This chapter is all about you thinking about ...

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