Three Simple Questions Hold the Secret to Career Success

If you find a single answer that satisfies this equation, you have the recipe for a lifetime of making money by having fun.

Benek Lisefski
Sep 14, 2020 · 8 min read

1. What do you enjoy doing?

2. What are you good at?

3. What offers significant value to others?

4. (Optional bonus) What does the world need?

Two out of three ain't bad (but in this case it actually is)

“Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”

Get in the top 10% to start making the real money

Let me clarify this through a personal example:

So what to do if you’re simply not in the top 10% in a reasonable niche?

A personal example to illustrate this point:

Think outside the box to make non-traditional skills valuable

Build your own business to get there faster

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Benek Lisefski

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I’m a UX/UI designer from Auckland, New Zealand. Writing about freelancing & business for indie designers & creatives at https://solowork.co

The Ascent

A community of storytellers documenting the journey to happiness & fulfillment. Join thousands of others making the climb on Medium.

Benek Lisefski

Written by

I’m a UX/UI designer from Auckland, New Zealand. Writing about freelancing & business for indie designers & creatives at https://solowork.co

The Ascent

A community of storytellers documenting the journey to happiness & fulfillment. Join thousands of others making the climb on Medium.

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