Where Oregon State University, 2012
Best for When you have fallen out of love with your career.
Vibe Mrs O had a personal connection to this college – her older brother was the basketball coach there at the time. She talks about racing up the career ladder as a lawyer when she was young because it was what was expected – only to find herself unfulfilled.
Post-it-note quote “Success isn’t about how your life looks to others, it’s about how it feels to you. I can promise you that you will never be happy plodding through someone else’s idea of success.”
Skip to 15mins 45secs -– she recalls how she quit her fancy corporate job, and went to work in the Mayor’s office. The irony is, of course, that she later ended up with one of the fanciest titles of all – First Lady of the United States.