Paul Angone - GenY Success ShowAbout This Episode

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Paul Angone is the author of 101 Secrets For Your Twenties and the website AllGroanUp.com. Paul is a millennial who found out in his twenties that pursuing the traditional corporate route wasn’t ideal for him, so he decided to write about it.

We talk about what a quarter life crisis is, obsessive comparison disorder and how to find more fulfillment in life. Paul is a funny guy who shares a ton of wisdom that anything twenty something would benefit from hearing.

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Key Points

  • Paul talks about his first “real world” interview for a position as a used airplane parts sales assistant…and not being excited to start a boring career
  • Paul talks about what being “successful” means and why it’s different for everyone
  • What a quarter life crisis is and how to figure out your identity in your twenties
  • One of the most dangerous jobs you can have in your twenties is one that’s comfortable
  • Failure is a great way to find out what you’re passionate about
  • Obsessive Comparison Disorder and how to overcome it
  • The problem isn’t that we have unrealistic expectations, it’s that we have unrealistic timelines
  • If we’re not willing to be embarrassed, we won’t ever do anything great
  • Happiness is a choice, it has nothing to do with circumstance
  • A great exercise for finding fulfillment is to write about what a typical day looks like for you 20 years from now

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