How to do what you love with Kia Cannons, an Abstract Artist, Empowerment Coach, Creative Entrepreneur, Speaker, Host of UK top 3 wellness podcast, Happy Hacks, and a columnist for Psychologies Magazine. Kia believes you should do what you love with your one, wild life and seeks to empower women with the tools to step into their true potential through her monthly coaching membership, Untold Happiness.
In this video we explore doing what you hate, why we do it and why it’s not worth it. You’ll be given your first little exercise to get on the right track if you want to do what you love, or think you do, but would like to be totally sure!
In session 1 we looked at the pros and cons of doing what you love, and began your journey of self-discovery by becoming more aware of your natural curiosities. In this video lesson Kia shares valuable insight on the discovery work required for you to fully know yourself and prompts you to do a couple of exercises which will enable you to begin to uncover your true passion and purpose
Last week we looked at the discovery work required for you to fully know yourself and a couple of exercises which will enable you to begin to uncover your true passion and purpose.
In this week’s video Kia’s sets you another exercise – to ask yourself ‘What activities do I enjoy where I lose track of time?’ Noticing which activities or experiences cause you to drop into a ‘state of flow’ is extremely important information when embarking to a career where you get to do what you love. So grab a journal and a pen, listen to the 5 minute video and start discovering more of what lights you up!
Welcome to the 4th video in Kia’s series on Doing What You Love. Last week Kia shared valuable insight into the discovery work required for you to fully know yourself. We looked at the pros and cons of doing what you love, and began your journey of self-discovery by becoming more aware of your natural curiosities. In this video lesson Kia walks you through a series of questions to ask yourself which will uncover aspects of your true self, and what lights you up! All very important tools to get yourself onto the path of doing what you love.
Welcome to the 5th video in Kia’s series on Doing What You Love. Last week Kia walked you through a series of questions to ask yourself to uncover aspects of your true self, and what lights you up. In this video lesson Kia sets a fun exercise to uncover your passion. Passion is always fuelled by curiosity and in this exercise you will discover what you are curious about and opportunities to explore what you are interested in. This is a fun, easy and critical activity – enjoy!
This week join Kia on a treasure hunt to uncover your hidden passion in life. This week we have a fun 7 question quiz to kick of your inner-discovery work to know the kind of work environment you will thrive in. Links mentioned in the to check out: www.mycreativetype.com https://quiz.gretchenrubin.com/
In this week’s video Kia gives you a few pointers on discovering your strengths and weaknesses and most importantly, uncover your zone of genius! As always write your findings in your journal and come back next week to build on this work.
In this video I share how understanding not only my human design, but my friends, family and colleagues too, has had a positive impact on my life and work. When I first heard about Human Design, I was sceptical, but when I looked into it, I was amazed at its accuracy and have since found understanding my human design super helpful in carving out a career I love.
How to chart a course to your purpose In this video you will be learning how to begin to tune into your feelings, which is a muscle you need to start flexing, as your feelings are what will chart the course of your passion and purpose. One of the easiest ways to start tuning in to your feelings, is to notice your negative feelings in this video we explore some key questions you need to ask yourself. Questions to ask yourself: What did I feel like last year that really bugged me? What things bugged me last year, and why? How was I feeling overall during the last 6 months? As always feel free to drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org
In this video I share a top tip for you to discover how you want to *feel* in life. When you understand your top favourite feelings you want to feel everyday, you have an incredible toolkit to be able to create a life you love. In the quick 4 minute video I prompt you to ask yourself two questions this week. Then start drawing from that information what the overall feelings are that you want to feel.
A surprising question that can unlock your dream life! This week you are just one question to answer in my Do What You Love series, and it’s a super powerful one.
This week you have one simple task, which is to sit down with a journal and some quiet and ask yourself;
‘Who do I envy?’
Then start writing. Write down all the people you envy and then all the reasons why.
Therein lies the life you want to lead.
The wonderful thing about envy is that it is a great teacher. It teaches you what is possible for your life (the people you envy are proofs it’s possible to do, be or have anything you desire).
So, take 10 minutes to yourself and find out what you envy!
The magic intersection that reveals your purpose! This week I share the magic intersection between your beliefs, skills and interests that enable you to jump onto the path to your purpose. A quick-fire 11 minute video where I share a wonderful technique I discovered that took me from crying in the bath on a Sunday night because the thought of facing work the next day was so draining and awful, but I didn’t know what the answer was. Join me as I crack out the white board and coach you towards your own upward spiral of success!
How following your curiosity will lead to your purpose. This week I am reminding you to dip your toe into something you are curious about. Curiosity is the key to life changing results. Follow it. Listen to hear a little of how its radically changed my life and some ideas as to how to can get going with this!
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Here’s how to feel better right now – In this week’s video I share a powerful tool you can start using to get out of a state of overwhelm and feel calmer.
I have decided to go off piste this week and park our topic of doing what you love and instead show up and support your emotional needs during this period of world-wide concern.
In this video I share a tool to step out of overwhelm and take control of your thinking.
I have decided to go off-piste again this week and park our topic of doing what you love and instead show up and support your emotional needs during this period of world-wide concern. In this video I share 4 thought prompts to help you navigate the pandemic (and any further lockdowns!) on an emotional level.
As much of the country finds itself in lockdown right before Christmas, this week I’m sharing a video I posted back in the first lockdown on using art as therapy during tough times. Today also marks the Winter Solstice which serves as a reminder to hunker down to rest and relax. Find your happy place through creative play. It will relax and inspire you to switch off from thinking about the lockdown and boost your wellbeing.
Why I think now is the perfect time to reassess your work and get on the path towards your purpose. We have collectively been shaken up by the reality that nothing is guaranteed in life or work in 2020. As many of us are reconsidering our jobs and lifestyles I want to offer ways to slowly begin to slowly explore the possibility of doing what you love in 2021!
Do a passion check-in. Today we are talking about the red flags to notice in your work that indicate that you may be climbing the wrong career ladder and how a regular passion check-in can help you notice these flags and help guide the way.
This week in our series to Do What You Love we are looking at taking our work deeper by uncover the dreams for your life that you may have buried as a child! This weeks is about going deeper with exploring your curiosity and uncovering the curiosities are you ignoring the most Questions in the video to ask yourself: What am I passionately interested in? What have I always said I would return to that I used to do in my childhood? What did I want to do as a child that I never gave myself permission to explore?
Questions to ask yourself this week. There will be many things you will have learned about yourself as a result of lockdown. This week I encourage you to take a little time to audit what you learned. Questions to ask yourself from this video are: Is there anything about my quarantine experience that I’d like to keep? What did I learn about the kind of lifestyle I enjoy? What can I now let go of?
Discover Your Ideal Life! As we begin to ease out of lockdown many of us are vowing to not go back to our ‘old lives’ but how do you know what you want for your future? You do the inner-discovery work to uncover your desires.
How to create your dream life. How do you know what will make you happy? One approach often overlooked is to look at how you want to feel!
Create a dream career vision board!
This week in our Do What You Love video series we are bringing all of the inner-discovery work together in the form of a vision board.
Rank order your curiosities! The ultimate desire in life is to be happy, and I believe that starts with doing what you love everyday. In today’s video we discuss the trap of sensible ideas and the key to life satisfaction.