Ikigai is a Japanese concept that translates into ‘a reason for being’, a reason to get up in the morning. In this workshop we will investigate your Ikigai by exploring its four elements in order to make more educated work and career choices in the future. You will analyse what contributes to your work happiness, uncover your blind spots and ‘puzzle’ career directions for a happy and fulfilling career!

You will discover

  • Your talents
  • What you love
  • What you would like to contribute
  • Career directions

This workshop is for

  • Students at the beginning of their career
  • Professionals looking for career orientation
  • Senior professionals who are re-evaluating their career


Starting your career is probably more difficult than ever: with an overload of choice and a world that's not ready for your ideas it is difficult to decide where and how to start your career. In this workshop we will explain the newest insights in career development and practice with effective tools to start your meaningful career!

You will discover

  • What future organizations look like
  • How to really work towards a job you love
  • How to use your network to have a meaningful career

This workshop is for

  • Students at the start of their career
  • Professionals looking for career orientation


Typically, our workshops last 2-3 hours, are both challenging and inspiring and work with group sizes of 8-20 participants, depending on the situation. Our workshops are available both online and offline and can be followed independent of prior knowledge/workshop experience.

Workshops at Meaningful Work inspire to think differently, to improve towards a better you in a better world. In order for our workshops to excel in letting your people grow, it is always possible to adjust the workshops to your needs. Please feel free to contact us for any questions or ideas you have!


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