Figuring out your passion starts with the passion profile quiz! take it ››

How to negotiate anything (even if you’re a people pleaser) with Devon Smiley

negotiate

Click the play button below, or subscribe and listen through our podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, or Spotify.

If you’re a compassionate, sensitive, people-pleasing-type person who hates rocking the boat, then the very idea of negotiation is probably nausea-inducing at best, and horrifically impossible at worst. (And even for those of us with thick skin, it’s still awkward as hell!)

A lot of us think, “What’s the point of asking for what I really want if I have to be someone I’m not — pushy, aggressive, selfish, demanding — in order to get it?”

Well, that’s why we asked Devon Smiley to come on the podcast. She’s a Negotiation Consultant (yes, that’s a real …

Sorting Harry Potter characters by Passion Profile

Harry Potter

Click the play button below, or subscribe and listen through our podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, or Spotify.

As the Harry Potter super fans (and Ravenclaw nerds) that we are, it’s truly amazing that this idea hadn’t occurred to us before … but better late than never!

Instead of a blog this week, we sat down for a quick, fun round of sorting our favorite HP characters by their Passion Profile.

Can you guess whether Harry, Ron, Hermione, Dumbledore, Luna, Neville, Ginny, and even He Who Must Not Be Named is a Firestarter, Tribe Member, Thriver, or Side Hustler??

After you’ve listened, leave a comment below to let us know your own Hogwarts house, …