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

Why Uncertain Times Need Certainty of Purpose

What are we to do to survive and thrive in this volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous environment? (VUCA) The mere fact that we have to ask that question is unsettling.  Many of us did not anticipate that we’d be living in that question, daily, at this point in our lives. We prepared hard for a future we expected.  And, yet, when it comes to our work lives today, we find that it’s the end of work as we know it.  Laid off?  Under-employed?  Feeling stuck in your current position?  Working worried?  This is not how we envisioned that it was going to be. Growing up, I envisioned that the future was predictable enough.  If I studied hard I could obtain the work I wanted in an environment I understood.  I would live a successful “good life.” Our careers today rarely are that certain. Why the disconnect between what we hoped would happen, and what is actually happening?  The answer is simple – a VUCA world requiring new life skills to navigate it. The way I was taught to think and act works well when the future is predictable.  But, not so much in the VUCA world as it is now. In

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The Power of Purpose Workshop

We all have a unique gift and were put on this earth to share it. What is yours? Join Richard at the Omega Institute in June for this 3-day workshop. Click HERE to learn more…

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Blog Posts

Why Uncertain Times Need Certainty of Purpose

What are we to do to survive and thrive in this volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous environment? (VUCA) The mere fact that we have to ask that question is unsettling.  Many…

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…