Passion vs. Purpose

You hear it all the time – “follow your passion!” “Do what you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life!”

Yeah, yeah, yeah. Maybe if you like ramen noodles and brown rice.

Today’s hot tips episode was inspired by an interview on another podcast (link below) with a career coach named Laura Simms, who defines a distinct difference between a passion-driven career and a purpose-driven one.

What’s the difference?

What does it mean for us as burlesque performers?

Is one better than the other?

Can we have both?

Listen to find out! 😉



Passionate & Purposeful Links

Mike Rowe’s thoughts on “following your passion” (many other links, including his follow-up video, can be found by googling “mike rowe passion”)

Paula Jenkins’ podcast Jump Start Your Joy

~episode with Laura Simms

Laura Simms’ blog post “Why You Don’t Need to Find Your Passion to Do What You Love”


I’d really love to hear your thoughts on the intersection of passion and purpose in your burlesque career!

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As always, thanks for listening, luscious lovelies, and I’ll catch you on Monday!

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