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The Power of Being Yourself: A Game Plan for Success--by Putting Passion into Your Life and Work by Joe Plumeri

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Principle 8

You Gotta Have a Purpose!

It’s been more than two years now that I’ve been working on this book project, and when I say working, I mean putting my heart and soul into it. If you’ve read this far, you know me well enough to understand that I always do that. That’s who I am. So in those first weeks I put my heart and soul into talking through the material that I’d develop into this book. It was intense, and I was on a roll. I thought that at the rate I was going I’d be done with my book in a few months. But in those early months the book was a passion. It was a preoccupation. But it had not yet taken on a true sense of purpose.

It was on a visit to San Diego, looking out at the waters of the Pacific Ocean spreading out beyond Coronado ...

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