Why am I doing this? Why am I, not only writing a blog, why do I get up in the morning? Why do I do this job and not that job?
Let’s start with the big one. Why am I here on this planet? I have wondered about this question for most of my life, as I am assuming that many of you have, and I have constructively worked on my answer for the better part of 7 years now. The best answer that I have is “I exist to serve by expanding horizons.”
That stems from a belief that we are all here to “serve” in someway, followed up by an exercise where you find two words that describe “how” you serve. So, what the hell does “expanding horizons” mean? I believe that we are far greater than we can imagine, that we have untold, unfathomable potential stored up within us and that with the right set of tools, accountability, discipline, and effort we can realize that potential. If you are standing still and looking out at the horizon it would appear that there is a limit to how far you can go. By moving toward that horizon you will realize that limit, was imaginary.
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