March 2, 2014

6 Reasons Why It’s Important To Follow Your Dreams

If someone asked you what do you want to be when you grow up? What would you say? Are you still trying to figure it out? The answer evolves as we age, but if you could do anything, what would you do?

It’s a hard question to figure out. Sometimes we know from an early age. Other times we decide after a life changing experience. It’s important to get to know yourself and find out what you are passionate about so you can follow your dreams.

The world is full of cool job options. Did you ever want to be a secret agent with the CIA? Work on the ski slopes of Colorado? Create advertisements for the world to see? Teach English in a far away country? Work in the world’s most incredible national parks? Whatever your dream job is, JobMonkey wants to help you achieve it. Are you ready to follow your dreams?

We are always told to follow our dreams, but not many people do it. Why not? Life gets in the way. Bills need to get paid. Unexpected thing happen. It’s unfortunate, but it’s true. But here at JobMonkey, we still believe that you should follow your dreams. It will make your life better. Here are a few reasons why you should follow your dreams:

  1. Makes You Happy
  2. Keeps You Motivated
  3. Time Flies When You’re Having Fun
  4. Prove The Nay-Sayers Wrong
  5. You’ll Be Proud Of Yourself
  6. You Only Live Once

These are all good reasons to follow your dreams. Are you ready to follow your dreams? Make a big list of all of your possibilities. Do your research and whittle that list into realistic possibilities. Take a career test. Get an internship. Shadow different jobs. Find out what you enjoy and then determine if making a living doing that is realistic. One great resource is the vast library of industry guides that JobMonkey has to offer.

It’s totally up to you to decide what you want to do for a living. Don’t waste your life doing something you don’t enjoy. Why not choose to do something that will make you smile? It will make your life less stressful and more fun. Start your dream job search on the Job Board today.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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