Discovering Success: 7 Exercises to Uncover Your Purpose, Passion & Path

Emma Gannon, Author, Broadcaster, Podcast Host

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11 Lessons (1h)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:54
    • 2. Rethinking Success

      3:58
    • 3. Exercise 1: Break Free of Expectations

      12:56
    • 4. Exercise 2: Go Back to the Beginning

      9:07
    • 5. Exercise 3: Listen to What You Love

      6:51
    • 6. Exercise 4: Choose a Direction

      10:55
    • 7. Taking Action: Managing Your Time

      4:41
    • 8. Taking Action: Money Strategies

      5:23
    • 9. Taking Action: Gaining Confidence

      3:24
    • 10. Final Thoughts

      0:56
    • 11. Explore More Classes on Skillshare

      0:41
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About This Class

Ready to define success on your own terms? Join creative star Emma Gannon to workshop your past, dream your future, and seize today for your first step!

Emma Gannon was working full-time at a successful, glossy magazine when she realized she wasn’t truly happy—and then started taking small actions towards change. While keeping her day job, she started a side project that turned into a successful business, and today has become a Sunday Times best-selling business author, broadcaster, and Webby-nominated podcaster for her hit podcast CTRL ALT DELETE, exploring the exciting nexus of creativity and the Internet.

Now, Emma is sharing what she’s learned on her journey so that you can do the same: redefine success on your terms in a way that’s financially, emotionally, and authentically fulfilling for you!

This hour-long class is packed with insights, exercises, and guidance for personal reflection—and includes 7 exclusive downloadable worksheets to support you along the way.

You will:

  • Define success on your terms, breaking free from expectations
  • Discover what brings you joy, using guided exercises to reflect on key themes
  • Identify personal and professional opportunities, with prompts to broaden possibilities and establish your non-negotiables
  • Gain strategies for managing time & money according to your unique priorities
  • Craft a realistic “first step” plan, transforming intention into action
  • Give yourself permission and confidence to go after the life you imagine

These lessons are intended for everyone and accessible wherever you are in your journey. Whether you’re looking to change careers, start a side hustle, or simply gain more intention in your day-to-day, you’ll find exercises to guide you to insights that matter.

There’s never been a better time to customize your path and take charge of your future. Use this class to redefine what success means to you—and create a confident, full, enriching life of your own design.