Anyone that is working a 9 to 5 may know all too well about the blues, especially when you know you have been created for more! Let’s go a step further and say that your purpose calls for you to do more than just your average 9 to 5.
Do you ever just daydream about when you can give your notice, and say thanks but no thanks? How many of you have already drawn up your business plan and have your 30 second elevator pitch ready for those prospective investors? If any of this is familiar to you, it could be a sign that you are ready to and prepared to move on to your next phase in life. But if you’re still uncertain and still finding your way, here are some great tips to make your 9 to 5 work a bit more bearable.
Are there any of you that have one or two degrees, maybe even three, and your 9 to 5 has absolutely nothing to do with that degree? Let’s say you have your MBA in Management and also a Certificate in Human Resources, but your current job is working in the call center of a pharmaceutical company, making the bare minimum compared to the six figures you imagined would be a reality once you got your degree. Or perhaps you’re simply too creative for your 9-5.
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Why do so many of us do this? Because we want to be able to somehow provide for ourselves and our family while planning our exit strategy to escape from the 9 to 5 blues. Not all of us are blessed with rich or wealthy family members, or friends to front us start-up money. For many of us, our credit looks bad due to student loans, and banks want collateral that many times that we just don’t have, and we need time to build up the purpose that has been instilled in us.
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Why do you think so many stay in 9 to 5 jobs they hate, even when they know they’re purposed for more?