A Los Angeles Times headline today reads: Bernanke sees a jobless ‘crisis’.
Here is an excerpt from an article by Valerie Young related to meaningful job-creation:
While traveling in northern California a few years ago, I happened to tune into a local newscast.
The newscaster was telling his co-anchor that the speaker at that morning’s Rotary Club meeting had to cut his presentation short because he was being flown down to Disneyland to carve elaborate Halloween pumpkins for the park festivities.
The newscaster wrapped up the story with the familiar quip, “Nice work if you can get it.”
He got the first part right. For a creative kid-at-heart, being a professional pumpkin carver is a dream come true.
It was his serendipitous “if you can get it” thinking that missed the mark.
The fact is, people rarely “get” great work; they create it!
> Continued: Want to Work for Yourself? Those Dream Jobs Don’t Just Happen, They’re Created – includes a video from Dr. Young’s company Changing Course: Work at What You Love for People Who Want to Quit their Job and Profit From Their Passions.