The Great Debate: Passion vs. Paycheck
I often see people struggling to accept a job that pays the bills because they want to pursue their passion. Artists go through this. The reality is art doesn’t pay the bills. At least not right away. As a writer, I often encounter people who think our life is like Stephen King or J.K. Rowling. They forget both authors struggled financially before they made it big. J.K. Rowling was poor.
So, what should you do? Be practical or follow your passion? Both? There’s no easy answer. Check out these articles as you make this tough decision.
Comfy & Confident: Desk Job Vs. Passion Job
New York Post: Ditch a dull job and find your passion instead
Life Hack: 7 Steps To Becoming A Full-time Artist
HuffPost: 10 Reasons You Should Have A Side Hustle
Fast Company: Why You Should Encourage Employees To Have A Side Hustle
What do you think? Be practical? Follow your passion? Both?