What's Next? (in your career or life)
Are you feeling stuck, wondering what's next for your career and your life? I love to help people get unstuck, get clear, and take action to get where they want to go.
You must say No to some things so you can say Yes to what you really want to do and be.
If you don't know where you're going...
Did you know that you can start something long before truly beginning it? Starts involve new situations and external circumstances. Beginnings are about internal developments – new understandings, new attitudes, new identities. This piece, the last in a 3-part series, describes 4 things we can do to nurture new Beginnings.
If you're contemplating making a change in your career/life, it will help to be familiar the phases of transition, and know how to cope and thrive in each one. This 2nd piece in a 3-part series deals with "the neutral zone" -- an in-between time, when the old is gone but the new hasn’t become fully operational. It's an admittedly uncomfortable period, but necessary to a smooth transition.
If you're contemplating making a change in your career/life, it will help to be familiar the phases of transition, and know how to cope and thrive in each one. This 3-part series starts where it should, at "the end" -- how do you say good-bye, let go, and "end well," so you can transition smoothly?
You know you want a new job, but you still have to survive your current one until you can make a move. This article introduces a way to enjoy the good parts of your job, while being less bothered by the not-so-good stuff. Many of my coaching clients have found this approach extremely helpful.
You know it’s time to move on to a new job. But how to figure out what’s next? How can you make sure that your next job is one that you love? Your résumé can be a gold mine of insights. (Includes a self-guided exercise you can do to identify the attributes of a job you will really love, and excel at! Many people have told me how helpful they have found this process.)
One of the participants in the 2011 "What's Next?" program shared this with our group. It became a guiding quote.
How to start the next chapter in your life?
If you’re asking yourself, “What’s next?” then this powerful 6-session program is for you. You'll work in a small group with like-minded people who are all working on discovering “What's Next?” You’ll get clear on your strengths, values, priorities, and passions, then take steps to determine how and where you can get more of what you want in your life.