Some people may not know what investing in anything is truly about, at first; I didn’t either.
Every time I heard the word ‘invest’, the thought that came to mind was of; stocks and bonds, a home, or in my future. Yet, I have been investing since I began working at the age of 16.
Invest in a word that is thrown around a lot but really not explained clearly. That is why some people don’t know what to do when they are approached with the word invest.
Like investing in a home. When people invest in a home; that investment is for 5 to 20 years. That is why I rent. That scares me to invest in something that long!
One of my mentors gave me a different perspective of looking at investing. He asked a question of me, as I want to ask of you:
Do you know you invest in your 9 to 5 jobs every day? I thought about what I invested in my previous job. Another question my mentor asked:
Do any of those investments contribute to anything I do? I thought I had a good answer, but, we will get to that later. However, some people have great answers to why they work where they work.
My mentor wasn’t downing my job at all. As I am not, at means, doing to you. I needed my job as that was the source of everything. I understand you need to do the same thing.
Wanting you to see a bigger picture of what you can accomplish if you invest in yourself too. I never thought of investing in myself or really knew what that meant.
I will show you the best ways to invest in yourself. Yes, yourself!
Have you ever thought about it? I will explain in more detail what it means to invest in yourself and the best ways of going about it. Continue reading “A Day in the Life of Investing in My Precious 9 to 5 job – Best Ways to Invest in Yourself”