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Finding What You Were Born to Do with Chris Guillebeau

Finding What You Were Born to Do with Chris Guillebeau

Chris Guillebeau, creator of the The Art of Nonconformity, joins us to discuss his career and his new book Born for This. Highlights Creating a deliberate life without grand visionLessons learned from failures and dead endsBalancing persistence with knowing when to quitHow sunk costs impact our decisions The psychology and mindset required for significant goalsWhy an inciting incident doesn’t have to be something massive4 elements that create emotional resonance in your workThe power of asking if there’s another way to do thingsThe intersection of joy, money, and flowUsing a combination of intuition and logic (feelings and research) What happens to your identity at the end of a questQuotesMost people fail to back out of a dead end not when they’re terrible at it, but when they’re just ok at it. I’ve had lot of projects because I’m not good at doing just one thing. Mastery comes when you find something you truly do love.Having a fixed goal is valuable for both the destination and t