John Scuto is a Professional Career Counselor with over 20 years experience using career assessment in business and education. A member of the National Career Development Association, John has a Master's Degree in Counseling from Rivier College, and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Counseling with a concentration in Career Counseling from the University of New Hampshire. John has worked with organizations such as AT&T, the University System of New Hampshire, and Northern Essex Community College. John is also a New Hampshire Justice of the Peace.
As a Career Counselor who has spent much of my vocational life helping people to define and attain goals, I believe that everyone, with a little help and a little work, can discover their passions, define their life purpose, and find meaningful work. This defining of life's passion and purpose and the subsequent discovery of meaningful work, I think, is the key to something much bigger - a more peaceful planet.
Inherently, people are good, and if they take the time to find the passion that exists within themselves, they will discover not only their passion to be good, but also that the expression of that passion in their work leads to happiness both for themselves, and for those who come in contact with them. This, in a very poignant way, helps to improve our world. And so, in the same way, I see myself as helping to improve our planet by pursuing my passion - to help others discover theirs - through career counseling.
Here are some of my favorite quotes pertaining not only to career counseling, but also to life in general...
"There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way."
- Christopher Morley
"Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose."
- Helen Keller
"The essential conditions of everything you do must be choice, love, passion."
- Nadia Boulanger
"Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes."
- Carl Jung
"The truth is that all of us attain the greatest success and happiness possible in this life whenever we use our native capacities to their greatest extent."
- Dr. Smiley Blanton
"When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece."
- John Ruskin
"The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving."
- Oliver Wendall Holmes
"Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt."
- William Shakespeare
"Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other one thing."
- Abraham Lincoln
"Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it."
- W.H. Murray
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