They say Millennials are driven more by purpose than money when it comes to their careers. Whatever it is, when you live your life with purpose, you tend to live longer, have a healthier heart, and are more psychologically resilient.
Purpose in the workplace fuels passion and a determination to work towards your goal. This, in turn, brings greater job satisfaction, improved emotional well-being and boosted productivity. They say the purpose of life is a life of purpose. Guess they’re right.
Thrive Skills are an essential set of cognitive, social and behavioral skills to enable our learners to continuously succeed, at every stage of their career.
How do I find meaning and purpose in Life? What is a purposeful life? What is the meaning of success and fulfillment? How can I discover what I really want? Such questions, perplexing to most, have been asked and answered over the ages. There are no shortcuts to discovering the true purpose and meaning of your life. Purposeful Living is the ability to use one’s gifts and talents to create more meaning for oneself and others.
A purposeful life brings more happiness, fuels passion and makes you determined to work towards your goal. Living a purposeful life brings long-term happiness and helps maintain a positive outlook towards life. Purposeful Living at the workplace boosts productivity and makes you a more passionate person. Since you are aware of your life’s purpose, you automatically work towards achieving it, leading to an enhanced determination to achieve your goals.
Living a purposeful life is something that needs to be mastered over a period of time. Self-awareness and knowledge of what your life’s goals are, help towards living a purposeful life. One of the ways to live a purposeful life is by trying new things and meeting new people, hence expanding your experiences.
Other Thrive Skills under THINK are Overcoming Bias, Practicing Mindfulness, Intellectual Rigor, Intellectual Curiosity, Good Judgment, Informed Decision Making, Ethical Clarity, Cultivating Foresight and Enhanced Self-Awareness.