The U.S. Labor Department recently reported that our economy shed 2.6 million jobs in 2008 and that unemployment has spiked to 7.2 percent. These are yet more indicators of the financial and emotional challenges Americans face every day. It’s hard not to let yourself get depressed, even if you still have your job.
I’m one of those guys that believe things happen for a reason, even when those things are painful. I’ve faced my own financial challenges and learned a great deal from them, including that the only way to be really secure in your employment is to be working for yourself, following your true calling and making the contribution that you alone are uniquely qualified to make.
Read my full article in ColoradoBiz Magazine.