are you confident in your career? [podcast]
By o.c. tanner in Great Work, O.C. Tanner Institute, Podcast, and Uncategorized
In this session of the Great Work Insights Podcast, Todd Nordstrom speaks with Louis Efron, Head of Global Employee Engagement at Tesla Motors. In addition, Efron is a contributing writer for Forbes and Huffington Post and author of How to Find a Job, Career and Life you Love.
You will learn:
3:24 – Efron’s career path and how he came to work for Tesla.
7:40 – Great leaders are able to learn more from disengaging situations.
9:00 – Efron’s book can help those in between careers and looking to improve current job situations.
9:24 – Mission of his book is trying to get people to ask the right questions and seeing life through a different perspective.
11:27 – The importance of alignment within our careers.
11:30 – Alignment = The intersection of passion, interests and strengths that all come together to highlight your purpose in life.
11:48 – Lack of alignment can turn a high performer into a low performer.
12:49 – What the 30 day challenge is.
16:02 – When alignment is lacking, low self confidence follows.
16:49 – If you’re doing something that you love and are passionate about in place of what you do best, you’ll have more chances and opportunities to win. And wins create confidence.
17:41 – You are less likely to feel less confident when you’re doing things that you love.
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Learn more and connect with Louis Efron
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