Build A Bigger Life, Not A Bigger Lifestyle

About three years ago I was delivering a talk to a group of young professionals about pursuing that which fired you up. Whether it was a hobby, a business, learning a craft or musical instrument, my message was they should be pursuing something that they loved to do. One attendee piped up in the middle of my talk and said, “but what if that isn’t possible?” “Tell me more…” was my reply. “Well, what if financially you just can’t afford to go do the things that fire you up inside?” (This is obviously not an abnormal thing, for people to …