Success Myth: Greener Grass


June 8, 2021

Success Myth: Greener Grass

You may be seeking a new job, hoping a new situation will make you happier and more fulfilled. Most people think the grass will greener with another employer. But greener grass is a myth. Without self-awareness, job seekers move from job to job only to find themselves trapped in the rat race, unfulfilled again and again. In this episode, career expert and Purpose Promise founder John McCarthy explores the root causes of this myth and describes how the greener grass myth was instrumental to the founding of the The Purpose Promise. Then, leadership development professional Dan Link describes how the myth of greener grass affected his career journey.

The Purpose Promise Podcast

The right job is the foundation of a fulfilling life. At the Purpose Promise, we are the sworn enemy of the rat race, which has caused epic levels of disengagement in the United States and around the world. The Purpose Promise Podcast will lead you to a deeper understanding of how to find meaningful work. In each episode, career expert and author John McCarthy explores common success myths and practical ways that you can uniquely define what purpose means to you!

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