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The Risk of Playing It Safe | Shoin Wolfe | TEDxRoppongi

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Published on Apr 8, 2016

Shoin Wolfe left his life at a venture capital company to pursue his multiple passions. Now, he wants to show you why taking the safe path in life is not always the path to a satisfying life. Through personal experience of turning work-induced depression around by leaving his job and striving towards his passions, Shoin discovered that Joseph Cambell's “Hero’s Journey”, a narrative pattern that the most famous tales of fiction follow, is also exactly how we come to grow in real life.

Shoin Wolfe explores how taking gutsy risks is the best path to a satisfying life. He is an entrepreneur, writer, and designer by day, and a professional DJ by night. Shoin Wolfe left his life at a venture capital company to pursue his multiple passions. Now, he wants to show you why taking the safe path in life is not always the path to a satisfying life. Through personal experience of turning work-induced depression around by leaving his job and striving towards his passions, Shoin discovered that Joseph Cambell's “Hero’s Journey”, a narrative pattern that the most famous tales of fiction follow, is also exactly how we come to grow in real life.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx

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