Career paths are never straight lines…so learn to appreciate the curves

It’s almost mid-year. Will you have a career change before 2022?

Last year in the midst of WFH, I worked with many tech and finance professionals going through career transitions. Some had doubts about next steps, others turned down plum roles from competitors. But almost all had never taken any time to reflect on what they truly wanted or why they’d turned down a tempting role.

As I continue to work with clients navigating mid-career transitions, I’ve seen an array of resilience techniques to manage both positive and negative career events. A few bounce back well while others replay their perceived errors. Instead of arguing with reality, we should be more open to a transition -good or bad — and remember we’re more than one emotion.

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