Join Stefan Mumaw for an in-depth discussion in this video Get lost in a passion project, part of Breaking Out of a Rut.
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…Get lost in a passion project.…Think of your ideal project.…The one that provides that perfect mix of a subject you love,…a skill you enjoy, and a little twist of something new to learn.…Odds are you're not working on this ideal project at your day job.…That's where passion projects can fill that void.…Passion projects are those that you usually take on the side.…They're the nights and weekends projects that you take on…to either earn a little extra money, or help someone out.…They're called passion projects because you sacrifice your time to work on them.…
The time that you reserved for you.…To do this you must have a passion for the project.…Therefore I'll suggest something shocking.…Don't accept money for them.…When you accept money for a project, regardless of your interest…in the project, the money will always be a motivating factor.…Take the money out of the equation…and you're doing the project for something else.…Because you love it.…You can decide whether you take on a long term or short term passion project.…
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