Tag: Finding Your Passion

This 96-Year-Old High Schooler Proves It’s Never Too Late to Learn Something New

You’re never too old to learn something new. If Guadalupe Palacios can learn to read and write, finish primary and middle school, and enroll in high school—all as a nonagenarian—then you can branch out and explore new interests, even long after you thought you were done with school forever. Agreed? […]

I Used My Love for Cooking and Baking to Switch Careers Into Food Branding

Growing up, Elizabeth Tilton—Head of Brand at W&P—was a big foodie. Here’s her career story, including how she broke into catering and became a chef for restaurants, and then used that experience to switch gears into food marketing. Read Complete Article

My Job Is to Promote Diversity and Inclusion at a Major Company

Patsy Doerr—Global Head of Corporate Responsibility and Inclusion for Thomson Reuters—had every intention of becoming a doctor. But when she graduated college, she ended up in banking. Here’s how she became a diversity and inclusion advocate at a major company, and what her job’s like. Read Complete Article

I’m a Voice-over Actor Who Found My Passion While Working in Sales

Matt Baker wanted to be an astronaut when he grew up. While that didn’t pan out, he’s now a voice-over actor with a pretty cool job. Here’s how he got his start, including his career in sales and the co-worker who referred him to Discovery to do voice-overs. Read Complete […]