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How to find your true passion and what you want to spend the rest of your life doing?

At some point of his great talk, he says that he meets many different types of people, some of who really love what they're doing and can't see themselves doing anything else, because it's simply who they are, not what they do, my question is that, how do you find that you want to be doing for the rest of your life and can't see yourself doing anything else? Anyone with a previous experience can tell us their story and how they got there, or anyone else still in the process tell us about their strategy and how it works may help us conclude to a result.


Closing Statement from Ahmed Soliman

I think the answer in this question lies in knowing your dominant type of intelligent, there's a theory by Howard Gardner that says there are 7 types of human intelligence, linguistic, mathematical, musical, kinesthetic (bodily), visual, interpersonal and intrapersonal.
There could be many extra types of intelligence, but the answer lies in this idea, figuring out your natural intelligence, improving it, and practicing it.

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    May 12 2013: There may be a way for you, or anyone for that matter Ahmed to help you discover what it is you are good at and what it is you enjoy. Many years back I did a test at a major governmental learning institution. It wasn't a right or wrong test as you may imagine but rather a series of questions that you answered as to the degree you agreed or disagreed with them. Your answers were then cross pollinated against some 200 different job types and a unique personalised result was given. It told you what sort of work you would most enjoy and were suited to and what were, not so well suited. You should be able to google some type of similar test and I'm sure it will help you on your quest! :D
    • May 12 2013: That sounds interesting! :D I'll check that out, thank you very much :)

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