Archives: what you’re really meant to do

Tinker? Tailor? What You’re Meant to Do

My Son, the Folk Singer was a parody album in the 1960s, whose title plays on the idea that moms don’t brag about kids with non-traditional careers. This hour’s guest says we are too often influenced by even well-meaning advice of others, and we should judge success by our own terms, and only after assessing what we love and what we’re good at.

Tinker? Tailor? What You’re Meant to Do

My Son, the Folk Singer was a parody album in the 1960s, whose title plays on the idea that moms don’t brag about kids with non-traditional careers. This hour’s guest says we are too often influenced by even well-meaning advice of others, and we should judge success by our own terms, and only after assessing what we love and what we’re good at