• Sophia Brody, M.A.

Heart First through the Hoops of Success: Aligning Your Flow with a Focus-Driven Career

Updated: Jan 18, 2020

There’s a cycle we go through as entrepreneurs and those of us with focus-driven careers. It’s a cycle of ebb and flow with the pursuit of our natural gifts that we offer through service. These gifts are an extension of ourselves when we bring meaning and connection into our work, and whatever else we choose to do. We are driven by the value we see in our gifts through an exchange for recognition, payment, influence on others, and most importantly the wonderful energy we feel in doing what we do.

Through the ebb and flow, we manage to align with an enriched drive or purpose in sharing our gifts. There’s an ownership and responsibility to this alignment as it gages how much of our personal energy we offer through our services: Reclaiming our energy when we’re depleted. Focusing our energy when overwhelmed. Cleansing our energy when it’s been manipulated or taken advantage of. Learn how to refuel your energy:

Once alignment is in tact, the will to stay in our flow appeals more than resisting whatever life throws at us. There’s contentment in our worth and we tap into the great value in our every step.

The path of staying in the flow is in being in our power (our energy) and connecting with the potential versions and goals we know in our hearts are achievable. Eventually, even “risk-taking” opportunities become part of our path, our destiny. Our purpose is driven to evolve and expand.

”Taking leaps” is part of the’s natural to seek what’s next... to push through old boundaries. It’s also known as progression. Transitioning and staying flexible to the shifts necessary for advancing in success.

In the article, 5 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Risk-Taking, states that success involves taking risks no one else’s a way to stand out and claim our niche... our natural gifts! But if we’re not in alignment with what that means for us then we’re either gonna find ourselves lost in the game without enough drive or burned out along the way.

When aligned with what brings us pleasure, we can find ourselves in the flow with life and its opportunities. We’ve tended our energy, tank is full