Are you dissatisfied with your career? Not sure how to pivot? Scott Anthony Barlow, the founder and CEO of Happen to Your Career, can help! Happen to Your Career is a company that specializes in career courses, coaching programs, and a podcast that covers Scott’s genius tools, resources, and roadmaps to begin — and complete — that journey for a more rewarding life (Yes, You’re Making it Harder on Yourself: The Career Change Advice You Need to hear). Scott and his wife were also in $138,000 in debt and managed to pay it off in 3.5 years. Scott’s passion for helping others discover their signature strengths and living in the present has led to countless individuals starting their own businesses, attaining new jobs, and realizing their astounding potential.

In this episode, you’ll hear Scott share how a series of bad jobs and career struggles inspired him to take immediate action, undergo a series of pivots in his career, to confidently and successfully create his own business. By the end of this show, you will learn how to stop settling, master the Puzzle Method, and harnessing your power for a more fulfilling life.

Show Highlights

  • The first step is to admit you are a little lost….
  • Scott’s experience of owning his first company
  • How the wrong job ignited his quest for a better life
  • Uncomfortable jobs = skills for the future
  • Tools to build a path to action
  • Signature strengths – areas that you are good at and enjoy want and NEED most
  • How to design experiments and initiate conversations to utilize signature strengths in doable action
  • What are the smallest ways to validate your career shift?
  • Becoming a “Social Goldilocks” and the importance of guiding conversations so you never settle in your career again!

Key Takeaway: The more immediate action you take towards building the life you want, the more success you will see . The old saying of “be patient ” and “only time will tell” are lies . Utilize your signature strengths, identify your wants, and harness your locus of control, and you will transform your dreams into a reality today.

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