We spend over half of our waking hours at work, yet most people can’t say it’s their favorite place to be. The corporate environment often perpetuates the notion that being “professional” means that you cannot fully be yourself, that you need to wear a robot-like persona that is more perfect and less interesting than who you really are. Unfortunately we often internalize that notion ourselves, which is in fact helpful to no one. You cannot truly thrive in a career where you feel you have to hide half of you. If you want to make a real impact at your job and be genuinely happy about it, you need to take your true self to work.
In this episode of the True Voyage, I’ll give you a few exercises that can help you bring more authenticity into your workplace.