Season 1, Episode 52
Myths and Half-Truths About Calling

October 24, 2022

Calling and Purpose

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Episode Description

Do you work a job or do you live a calling? If your answer to the question is, “Huh, what?” Then this conversation is for you. Today we’re going to talk about the common myths and half-truths about calling.

Our guest today is Dr. Bryan Dik. Bryan Dik is a vocational psychologist and professor of Psychology at Colorado State University, where he serves as Director of Training for the university’s PhD program in counseling psychology. He is also co-founder and chief science officer of jobZology, and co-inventor of the award-winning PathwayU career assessment platform. Bryan’s scholarly work focuses on meaning and purpose in the workplace, calling and vocation in career development, and the intersection of faith and work. He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association and American Scientific Affiliation, and is recipient of the John Holland Award for Outstanding Achievement in Career or Personality Research. His published books include Redeeming Work and Making Your Job a Calling.

Podcast episode originally hosted here by the Theology of Work.