The questions I bring to the Shortcast are what is live for me each week. Join me on a journey though thought provoking topics that keep life interesting.
Today she’s an award-winning publicist. But that wasn’t the plan, by nature she’s an activist. With her quick wit, passion and drive it’s clear why she’s an undeniable force in the world.
Today’s Shortcast Topic, I’m So Excited is about those magically joyful moments that remind us how to celebrate the exuberance of passion. It is prompted by a chance encounter in the supermarket this morning.
“My jaw dropped when Ziad said he managed the kitchen but hated cooking. But none of this stopped him.”
I asked this young assistant “how is your day going” and she replied with “Oh yeah, living the dream” in a sarcastic sort of way.
“Gratitude is the key to finding that inner happiness that enables us to achieve those elusive goals with greater ease.”
“Take imperfect action Now! We overthink everything too much. If you take action, give it a try and see what happens.”
Today’s question is why do people listen to podcasts? I’d love to hear your thoughts on this.
“It is about using the time you have here to make a positive impact and create a legacy.”
How often do you say no? We all like to be helpful, so saying no can often be difficult, especially when a friend asks a favour.
Listening to Spotify this week. I noticed the songs were all about the loss of love or people, and the overriding feeling was that of regret.
“Success is about balance, having a life where energy, time and resources are shared between the things that are important to us.”