When I meet a stranger, “What do you do?” is often their first question – and they expect a tidy answer. As a multipotentialite with multiple careers and hobbies, this used to make me feel guilt and shame. Now, it just makes me angry.
Articles tagged "career"
When mulitpotentialites need help–from dealing with loved ones who don’t respect our choices, to figuring out how to build a sustainable business that doesn’t feel confining–it’s important that it comes from someone who understands us.
We tend to reflect on what matters when our lives have been upended. If you’ve been reviewing your past choices and considering new projects or directions, you’re not alone.
If you can make money doing something you enjoy, like a hobby, that’s awesome. But money can also make things complicated.
What happens when college students learn about multipotentialites and the idea that you can build a multifaceted career around many interests?
Do you have a voice in your head saying, “You don’t know how to do this. There are actual professionals out there!”? Here’s some advice for figuring out how to handle your persistent inner critic.
What to do when you have other interests but also need the job?
Melanie Buford analyzed some data on her multipotentialite students and found some fascinating trends in their Myers Briggs types and CliftonStrengths results!
Multipotentialites often have a complex career trajectory and this doesn’t lend itself well to writing a coherent resume. Here are 5 tips to help you write a strong multipotentialite resume.