Passion and Choice

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Some of you recent graduates may already know what your passion is. Maybe it’s medicine, law, or art. There still may be obstacles standing between you and your future career, but at least you have an end goal to work towards. Some of us are one step behind. What if you don’t have a clue what your passion is? Where do you begin?

In an article for the New York Times, psychologist Angela Duckworth offers her advice for recent graduates, urging not to, “‘follow your passion’ but rather, to ‘foster your passion.'” This simple change in wording may help shift your frame of reference, as it did mine!

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