Terry’s passion was to follow a career in Law Enforcement, even though his father was against it. His dream career led him through challenges and life threatening situations but none were as great as the challenge of choosing to live a healthy and fulfilling life even in the face of imminent death.
When I was approached by Dmitry Badiarov, musician and luthier (violin maker), I realised my focus on people in business has almost precluded the most passionate people on the planet!
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.”
“The world doesn’t need a handful of people living perfectly sustainably, it needs billions living imperfectly sustainably. Doing what we can to make a difference.”
“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.”
“You have to enjoy what you’re doing, you have to feel that you are creating something, that you are contributing something to the world.”
“Success is about balance, having a life where energy, time and resources are shared between the things that are important to us.”