If you clicked on this article, you probably don’t like your job, and you probably have at least a shred of hope that if the stars aligned, you could. But finding fulfilling work isn’t something that you should leave up to chance – it takes effort and action.
“Finding work you love really begins and ends with your surroundings,” says Scott Dinsmore, founder of Live Your Legend, a site that inspires and prepares people to build careers they love. “Spend your time with people who inspire you and people who refuse to let you give up.”
While finding work you truly love might seem like a vague or daunting endeavor, you can take concrete steps to find that kind of fulfillment. These five steps are a great place to start: