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Ambition is such a loaded word in our culture. We generally use it to mean that you are striving for professional and financial success, and perhaps fame or prestige. Ambition is about accomplishment.
Reviewing my stack of applicant resumes, I saw clearly that the most common mistakes were subtle and psychological.
At the large public high school I attended, it was routine for questions seeking deeper information to be met with, “Don’t worry, you don’t need to know that for the test.” Though this infuriated me, I adapted.
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We all have an inner critic: the voice in our head that says the mean, unhelpful things. My inner critic looks like me, but with a pinched nose and a tight bun.
Pleasantries are trite and routine, and, especially in the office environment, they can stress me out.
I have always been very concerned with becoming a respectable job candidate, even before I really knew what I wanted to do. I’d thought the goal was to master information that would set me up for a successful career.
When asked the question “What do you do for a living?” the Dalai Lama answered, “Nothing, I do nothing!”
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If how we spend our money is such a clear reflection of our priorities, shouldn’t we try to spend it in ways that make us truly happy?
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Stir ingredients together until you’ve worked yourself up into a frenzy. Think about how envious you are of someone else’s success, how you deserve it more than they do, or how it will never happen for you. By all means, do not actually do anything productive (this might make you feel good again).
It is only with quite a bit more perspective and life experience that I recognize Seth’s maneuvering as instructive on how to find the ways through and around obstacles– a lesson in confidence.