Why Purpose?

Your Purpose. Your aim or goal. Your reason for being. Your reason for getting up in the morning. You may not have considered the first three items, but most of us have wondered about a reason to get up in the morning, at least occasionally. The power of purpose, is about that reason: to help you unlock the purpose of your life.

Biography

Richard Leider

Welcome to the Power of Purpose.

Richard Leider is widely recognized as one of America's preeminent executive-life coaches, for his work helping 100,000 leaders from over 100 organizations discover the power of their leadership purpose. Richard is the author of ten books including three bestsellers, and his books have sold over one million copies in 20 languages.

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Richard’s books for purposeful living

Richard is the author of ten books, including three best sellers, and his books have sold over one million copies. Repacking Your Bags and The Power of Purpose are considered classics in the personal growth field.

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Featured Article

Where Should I Unpack?

Unpack.  Repack.  Repeat. What will make you happy in the next phase of your life?  “Unpacking” means asking the right questions, rather than offering the wrong answers.  As simple, yet powerful, as “what is the good life?” Am I living in the place I love?” can present a new passport to the next phase of life. 12 Important Factors When Deciding the Best Place to Unpack Home is where the heart is, but what if your heart doesn’t know where it should be?  From weather to cost of living, there are many variables to consider when choosing your version of “the good life.” Your vision of “the good life” dictates “where” you live and “how” you live.  You not only live in a home, you also live in a total environment – family, friends, community, climate, and politics.  All these influence whether or not your place is an inspiring, nutritious place that allows you to unpack your fullness.  So, it’s important to periodically reflect on your sense of place. Where are you living now and how did you decide to unpack there?  What are the factors that are most important to you? Repacking is more than a simplification strategy; it

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Featured Events

Repacking on Purpose Webinar

Based on Richard’s classic bestseller – REPACKING YOUR BAGS: Lighten Your Load for the Good Life – this webinar will do a deep dive into managing “life transitions” (one-in-three individuals are in transition today). Click…

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LeadingAge New Jersey’s 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo

Richard will be giving the keynote address on the “Power of Purpose” on Thursday, June 15th. LeadingAge New Jersey is the statewide association of not-for-profit senior care organizations and is dedicated to advancing quality aging…

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Blog Posts

Where Should I Unpack?

Unpack.  Repack.  Repeat. What will make you happy in the next phase of your life?  “Unpacking” means asking the right questions, rather than offering the wrong answers.  As simple, yet…

The Purpose Coaches’ Checkup

Did you do your annual life checkup yet? When was the last time you did a physical exam?  A financial review?  A car tuneup?  How about a life checkup? Do…

Is It the End of Work As We Know It?

It’s the end of work as we know it. Gone are the days when having a job meant “doing your job.”  No longer can anyone anywhere expect the future of…