What Would You Do Anyway Even If You Knew You Would Fail?

You hear all the time the question: What would you do if you knew you could not fail? I think the more powerful question though is:

What would you do anyway even if you knew you would fail?

What’s ironic is that in that state, there is no possibilty of you failing because simply being able to do the work is your success.

I once heard Tarana Burke, the creator of the #MeToo Movement, say on stage at one of those prestigious conferences, you have invited me to the Emmy’s, Grammies, the Oscars, to all these fancy parties. I know at some point, you’ll move on and those invitations will dry up. I’m not doing this work for you. I was doing this work in community centers and church basements long before this and if I need to continue to do that work there, I will again, as I am about the work.

What type of work are you willing to do even if you knew it would fail?

Once you are able to figure out that answer, you find out what makes you come alive. Because, frankly, that is the type of work the world needs from you right now .

Positive Psychology Play Speaker & Coach / Find Ways To Rediscover Your Play at RediscoverYourPlay.com

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