Getting fired for reacting poorly. Not following your passion sucks for everybody!

I know somebody who recently got fired. When asked why they got fired they responded: “Because people are stupid. I said something I shouldn’t have said, but it was built up.” Yep, thinking people are stupid and then saying something stupid yourself SHOULD get you fired. And what’s with the part about “…but it was…

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If you don't follow your passion… you suck!

If you don’t follow your passion, you end up hating your job, your wife and your life! If you don’t follow your passion, you suck! If you don’t follow your passion, you half-ass everything, and that sucks for the people who have to work with you, and that sucks for your boss, and that sucks…

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Wright Brothers Followed Their Passion

The Wright brothers were bicycle mechanics, for crying out loud! And they built a frackin airplane! – against their own father’s religious objections of “If God wanted us to fly he would have given us wings.” Bullshit, if God wanted us to fly he would have allowed the most passionate person to make it happen….

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Twitter's Cat Mega Star. Exactly what Crush It talks about – follow your passion!

This is exactly the crazy kinda stuff that could allow you to not have to work a job you hate. There are a bunch of business development opportunities that the owner has already turned down. Cats, especially cats like http://twitter.com/sockington (1.5 million followers as of June 22, 2010), are a fantastic niche market. Read full…

Business coaching – Crush It! Stop Screwing Around and Follow Your Passion

Heard about the book “Crush It!” by Gary Vaynerchuk on SitePoint podcast #42. Gary’s advice: Stop screwing around and follow your passion. http://crushitbook.com/ Blurb from CrushItBook.com: “Do you have a hobby you wish you could do all day? An obsession that keeps you up at night? Using the steps revealed in this book, you can…