I recently came across a brilliant article on a website called Live in The Grey. It's a great site that challenges people to step outside the box and embrace their dreams. An article posted by author Courtney Velek truly resonated with me as she discussed a struggle that many of us face; Does being a parent prevent you from being able to live freely and take chances in your career? How do you balance the two without sacrificing or jeopardizing either one? Check out what Velek had to say in this post: How to Take Risks as a Parent
As a parent, the idea of disrupting corporate America, pursuing passion and living in the grey is so exciting. I feel such pride that our generation is fundamentally changing the way our kids will work.
At the same time, I’ve reflected a lot on whether being a parent impacts your ability to take big risks. Naturally, the stakes for parents are higher. It’s not just a personal money issue. The well-being of your family might be on the line.
All of this was running through my mind last year when [Read More...]
Courtney Velek is a purpose-driven entrepreneur and co-founder of TC3 Marketing. She believes in doing what you love, finding your balance, forever learning, and living in the grey. You can follow Courtney on her blog at www.thesmallwins.com.