We often sacrifice our peace in place of power. But is this the best path forward? I believe that power is not found in making noise, living in fear, playing the victim, or seeking attention. Power lies in wisdom, perseverance, self-awareness, and strategic use of our gifts and energy. If you are feeling restless or at war with yourself, I hope this encourages you.
Ever heard of GFAS accreditation before? Enjoy visiting animals in zoos or sanctuaries? Well, before your next trip to do so - you're going to want to listen to my conversation with Valerie Taylor, the Executive Director for the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries. You might be surprised to learn that you have an immediate role to play in the responsible and enriched care of animals around the world.
During the Spring of 2020, all of our lives changed. However, being a senior in college was perhaps one of the most precarious situations to be in at the time. Have a listen as I chat (and laugh) with one of my past graduating seniors about his own unique perspective on life during/post 2020. (You can follow Josh on Instagram (@funlayson) and don't hesitate to reach out to him should you need some digital marketing help!)
What has 2020 taught you and how can we grow instead of staying stuck in the loss? Here are a 3 specific strengths that a year of quarantining, job changes, personal challenges, and the passing of my grandpa have created within me. And perhaps, these 3 strengths can help you as well to continue adapting and growing into the warrior that you are.
This episode is also available as a blog post: http://whyshouldyoucare.org/2021/04/20/catching-up/