Interview With Shawn Askinosie of Askinosie Chocolate and author of Meaningful Work: A Quest to Do Great Business, Find Your Calling and Feed Your Soul.
Advice from Shawn Askinosie on how to find meaningful work, determining the type of work that would provide meaning to you, why he gave up being a lawyer to start a chocolate company and the twisty path of that journey and more. Read the detailed show notes from this episode.
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Shawn Askinosie, founder and CEO of Askinosie Chocolate and author of Meaningful Work: A Quest to Do Great Business, Find Your Calling and Feed Your Soul, offers practical advice on how to find meaningful work after 50.
He talks about what he means by “meaningful work;” his personal journey to find it and the various ways his chocolate company offers meaning to him; how you can determine the kind of work that would offer meaning to you and how to find an employer — or start a business — that will let you get meaning and purpose out of what you do. Askinosie also talks about the importance of sorrow and solitude in leading you to meaningful work.
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