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Ripples of Impact with Jonathan Marion

In this interview, you’ll learn about the framework that can help you step back and make better decisions in your career. Jonathan Marion is a Transformational Life Coach. One of my favorite parts of this interview is how his struggles with a spinal injury helped him step back from his career and evaluate where he wanted to go in his career.

Highlights from the interview:

  • Why the accomplishments in his current career weren’t something he wanted to chase any longer.
  • What spurred him to make a huge career change.
  • Why he resigned from his tenured professor position.
  • How his sadness played a role in making a career shift.
  • Riding the burst of excitement in our careers.
  • What is anticipatory grief?
  • How a major spine injury forced him to shift his life drastically.
  • Why he wouldn’t give the spinal injury experience back because of how much it taught him.
  • How can we adjust our intentions so they are more powerful?
  • Focusing on creating ROI (Ripples of Impact) in our careers.
  • Creating a more caring and connected world.
  • Seeing the opportunities in our struggles.
  • Example: The downfall of hunting promotions.
  • Digging deeper in why you want what you want.
  • Getting clear on the outcomes that you want.
  • BEING framework to help you make better decisions.
  • Understanding what you value.
  • How to notice disempowering beliefs so you can shift this outlook.
  • Being more intentional with the language that we use so we empower ourselves.
  • Why we don’t put enough time into the things that truly matter to us.
  • Most shared book and favorite speaker.

You can learn more about Jonathan Marion over at Steps Along the Way. You can also connect with him on LinkedIn

As always, if you have any questions or want to submit a guest for the podcast that you think would be amazing, just reach out to me on the Dig to Fly website, and I’ll do my best to get them on. If you enjoy the interview, please take 30 seconds to rate the Dig to Fly podcast on your favorite platform. Thanks!

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