Searching for happiness implies that happiness is someplace out there that we can find our way to. It implies that our well-being depends on external factors such as money, careers, accolades, achievements, and other people’s opinions. Searching for something where it’s not is incredibly frustrating. The reality is, happiness cannot be found in the outside world because it’s already within us. We all have the ability to be happy, whatever the circumstances. Because it’s not what happens to us that impacts us, it’s what we make of it.
This article is about making you aware of what’s getting in the way of your career taking off and giving you practical tools to change the way you approach your goals.