This post is part of a series by Shannon Kaiser called Live Your Life — a primer on finding your passion and living with purpose. Each day this week, we'll post one article offering the foundational elements you need to go deeper in the search for your life's true meaning. When you're ready to take the next step, check out Shannon's course: Get Unstuck: How To Find Your Calling & Live A Life With More Meaning.
So many life-coaching clients ask me how to get unstuck, but I translate that to mean, "How do I live a life with more purpose and passion?" The answer to that is dedication to yourself and your dreams. But that's hard for a lot of people to grasp, because we determine our value based on how well we care for others.