How to Figure Out What You Should Be Doing With Your Life

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Having a tough time figuring out what to do with your life? Unsure about career choices you’ve made?

There is no other way to figure out where you belong than to make time to do it and give yourself space to fail, give yourself time to be lost. If you think you have to get it right the first time, you won't have the space really to investigate, and you'll convince yourself that something is right when it's not. And then you'll have a quarterlife crisis when you realize that you lied to yourself so you could feel stable instead of investigating.

Fully agree with the quarterlife crisis part. Check out Penelope Trunk’s full article. It might provide some insight. Check out the rest of her blog too- lots of helpful stuff.

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