I was working in advertising and after a while, I started to get restless. I wanted something different. I quit my job as I was a VP for an advertising agency and moved to Italy on my own. I ended up teaching business English in Italy. After four years I decided to get a Masters Degree back in US.
To listen more!
It seems that the millennial thinking is: ´I have something important to say, I´m entitled to say it now´ and quite often they forget to listen.
After having made a long distance move for a job opportunity, I was put next to a very difficult co-worker, who had the ability to push all the buttons to deeply upset me. At the same time, I started reading about meditation and that gave me the opportunity to learn how to not take things personally: I started seeing that annoying person as a teacher! The Dalai Lama said once: ´I am thankful to the Chinese Government because they give me the opportunity to practice patience´. I am grateful to that co-worker because she gave me the opportunity to do so too.
Seeing the success stories of people who have worked for me.
I was 16 and it was cleaning hotel rooms.
Meditate. I teach meditation too.
´Do one thing each day that scares you´, Eleanor Roosevelt.
Giving people the power to control their minds, rather than their minds controlling them.