Career

Question of the Day, November 16, 2011 Pick same career again?

If you could go back in time, would you pick the same career or a different one? Why?
Many of you may have had more than one career, realizing this, answer as best you can.

I’ve never had a career.
I’ve just done what I liked doing.

I liked fishing, did that for 17 years.

Started playing with computers as a hobby, then started a software company, and been doing that for 25 years.

Along the way done lots of things that have interested me, in terms of community involvement, up to 30 committees at a time, and lots of service – currently president of the local Lions Club.

All the while, training myself to be more effective at understanding the viewpoints of others, and communicating what I see to others.
Not a dull journey, and hardly what one would call a career.

About Ted Howard NZ

Seems like I might be a cancer survivor. Thinking about the systemic incentives within the world we find ourselves in, and how we might adjust them to provide an environment that supports everyone (no exceptions) with reasonable security, tools, resources and degrees of freedom, and reasonable examples of the natural environment; and that is going to demand responsibility from all of us - see www.tedhowardnz.com/money
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1 Response to Career

  1. holessence says:

    “I’ve never had a career. I’ve just done what I liked doing.”

    I l-o-v-e your response!

    Like

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