Home / Career / Why “Follow Your Passion” Is Pretty Bad Advice

Why “Follow Your Passion” Is Pretty Bad Advice

Nathaniel Koloc is part of a growing number of people who believe that “following your passion” is really vague and incomplete advice. For starters, not everything that elicits passion is something that can keep food in your pantry. And if you try doing it for a career, you might lose your passion for it. Another problem is that it simplifies the extremely arduous process of following your dreams. If you are to follow your passion intelligently, you need to understand the legacy from which that passion originates, seek mastery in the skills that come with that passion, and develop an outlet that marries your skills with your goals. For elaboration, you can read more here: https://www.themuse.com/advice/why-follow-your-passion-is-pretty-bad-advice

About John Friscia

John Friscia is the Editor of Computer Aid's Accelerating IT Success. He began working for Computer Aid, Inc. in 2013 and continues to provide graphic design support for AITS. He graduated summa cum laude from Shippensburg University with a B.A. in English.

Check Also

The Five Ways Work Isn’t a Level Playing Field

Life ain’t fair, and neither is business. In spite of everyone’s efforts to create fair …

Leave a Reply

Sorry, but this content
is for our subscribers only!

But subscribing to ACCELERATING IT SUCCESS is FREE and only one click away!
Join more than 40,000 IT Professionals and get the best IT management articles to your mailbox with Accelerating IT Success!

Unsubscribe at any time