According to Merriam-Webster.com empowered means to enable or to promote the self-actualization or influence of... When you become empowered you are enabling yourself to act in a certain area. When you become empowered you have realized your full potential and you are walking in that potential. What I am trying to say is that we all have the potential to take charge of an area we thrive in.
When you think about all of the people that are living empowered lives you see that they own that particular area. It is not they are the only ones in that area it is they have realized who they are and what they bring to that particular area. Look at people like Oprah, Donald Trump, Bishop TD Jakes, or Michael Phelps. All of those people are doing what they were born to do. They are perfect examples of people Livin Life With Purpose.
OK, so you think you couldn't possibly be like any of them. But honestly you can. You have to be willing to find what you do better than any one else. If you don't believe me read this article by Jonathan Fields, How Do I Get Attention In a Crowded Field? It talks about how to shine even though your not the only one in your Niche. Great blog post.
Start, thinking about what you love doing. In the coming days we will discuss how to get started. Leave me a comment to let me know what you love doing. You never know I may use your story for a post.