Finding Happiness in Sales
For the bulk of my career, I believed happiness came from crushing it in sales.
If I hit my quota, I was happy.
If I didn’t, I beat myself up and felt miserable.
I also believed a high income would enable me to buy things that made me happy.
News flash….it didn’t.
2016. I bought a Maserati. It was fun to drive, but that was it.
2017: I finished #1 at Salesforce and made 7 figures. I was proud of myself, but still felt an empty inside.
2018: I bought my dream home, but it didn’t deliver what I needed.
2019: After a near-death experience, I made a promise to God that I would start serving others. I started a sales coaching business and began to feel better inside.
2020: I nearly lost my family and made a decision to face my demons and get sober. Had my second son and felt true gratitude and inner-peace for the first time in my life.
2021: Took 6 months off for paternity leave. I’m bonding with my family, continuing to work on myself, and sharing my story so I can help others with similar struggles.
Finally found what I was looking for.
Turns out, it was right in front of me the entire time.
Chasing achievement won’t fulfill you.
Tune into the latest episode of “Selling from the Heart” to find out what brings true joy and fulfillment. Link in comments.