Persistence U with Lizbeth

Episode 70: Filmmaker/Author Daniel Hess Shares Why He Couldn't Afford to Delay Pursuing a Career That Mattered

May 11, 2022 Lizbeth Meredith Season 1 Episode 70
Persistence U with Lizbeth
Episode 70: Filmmaker/Author Daniel Hess Shares Why He Couldn't Afford to Delay Pursuing a Career That Mattered
Show Notes

Daniel Hess was just a little boy when his close-as-a -brother cousin died. Daniel himself was born with aortic valve stenosis, a heart defect that meant he couldn't play sports like other kids. He could have easily focused on the limitations, but from the beginning, pursued academia.

You will learn:
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The inability to pursue some things due to health problems created opportunities and motivation to pursue others.
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Serious health problems can crystalize and help prioritize what is important.
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Filmmaking and writing can be a powerful way to commemorate a lost loved one.

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