Episode #153 // Forget Passion, Follow Curiosity with Kelsey Murphy

"When you follow things that you're curious about, those will show you what you're passionate about."
- Kelsey Murphy

Do the things you’re curious about make their way onto your calendar to be part of your everyday? Kelsey Murphy joins us on Being Boss to talk about knowing when to quit your job, trying new things (and becoming a more interesting person along the way), and how to follow your curiosity versus pursuing a singular passion.

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Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Kelsey’s decision to quit a super dreamy day job
  • Exploring what makes you curious and what lights you up in 15 minute increments
  • How do you know if you should make a leap to pursue something else?
  • Pursuing a mentor
  • What’s wrong with finding your one passion?
  • How to find your focus on what to get curious about

Do something that lights up your curiosity

KELSEY SAID:

If you spend 15 minutes a day doing something that lights up your curiosity, you start to see all these answers. Click To Tweet You're not going to know until you start testing it out. Click To Tweet Break it down so you have mini-mentors. You don't need one, giant perfect mentor. Click To Tweet What are the things that light you up, and are they showing up on your schedule? Click To Tweet I think the word passion can be the biggest passion killer of all. Click To Tweet When you follow things that you're curious about, those will show you what you're passionate about. Click To Tweet

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TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:

  • Kelsey's decision to quit a super dreamy day job
  • Exploring what makes you curious and what lights you up in 15 minute increments
  • How do you know if you should make a leap to pursue something else?
  • Pursuing a mentor
  • What's wrong with finding your one passion?
  • How to find your focus on what to get curious about

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