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On Change and Loving Your Job :)

I can't remember which movie it was but I do remember this line: "I am in a relationship with my job." That's pretty much true for me. I was looking for an image that would depict it but what I found was equally amusing: 


Tama nga naman. Sabi nga ni Tito Roland, "do not shop if you're not going to buy." :) 

Anyway, today I thank God for these two things: workplace transformation, and my job

Fr. Melvin Castro shared yesterday during the CFC Mission Core Assembly that our name is our mission. My name is UNAIZA, which literally means "unique"/"one and only". If you translate it in Filipino, it means "first one." I guess I was really born to be uniquely special and to always take the initiative to set things right or to make them better. 

Today is a Philippine holiday, thanks to our Muslim brethren, but I chose to go to work to compensate for my week-long leave next week. (I will be going home to Iloilo to celebrate my 28th birthday! Yey! ♥)

When I arrived at our room, I was welcomed by this mess:


But as Liz Gilbert (Julia Roberts) realized in the movie Eat Pray Love, ruin is a gift, ruin is the road to transformation.

It is! Because after a few hours of cleaning up, I finally had this:

Home Sweet Cubicle :)
Now I can work better. Now I am more inspired. :) Thank God for ruins turned into beautiful masterpieces. Thank God for my job! Thank God that I love my job! Because as the brilliant Steve Jobs said: "The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it." ♥


One of the reasons why I love my job: lunch mates :)
Happy Monday! Here's to a great work-week ahead! ♥

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