I spend much of my day talking. Talking to clients, colleagues, business owners. There are those who have a spring in their step and a glint in their eye. Who love what they do so much it oozes from them. There are those who go about the motions of running their business. The day to day routine until it’s time to go home and try and switch off. And there are those who struggle. They have no drive at all. No purpose. They feel defeated and almost trapped.
The state of ‘belonging’
All of us feel better when we’re clear that we ‘belong’ to something or when we’re connected to something great.
The opposite is not nice — as TEDx speaker Brené Brown puts it, ‘Connection is WHY we’re here; it gives us meaning and purpose.’