And how you, if embracing fear, will contribute to f**k up this world!
Creating balance has a lot to do with how you deal with challenges! What sometimes makes me sad is that the vast majority of people are clinging on to the dream that “some day I’ll have balance in my life” and it’s as if they put their happiness on hold and accept that they won’t be completely happy until that day. And meanwhile LIFE goes on, the actual life, not the imagined!
If you spend 30 minutes (max) doing those two things I’ll tell you about, I guarantee you that 2017 will exceed all your expectations!
When you climb the classic career ladder you might find yourself, somewhere along the road, quite unsatisfied. I’ve coached senior CEO’s that has climbed that ladder all their life. Driven by the ego, admiration, power, prestige and status. And to be honest, they’re hardly ever happy.
Have you done a lot of weird stuff in your life that hasn’t made any sense at the time? Things that, before we look at them a bit deeper, seems completely random? Are there things in your past that you’re hiding? Jobs that hasn’t been “strategically right” with regards to the career your pursuing at the moment? Gaps where you were “the wild one” or educations that you wonder why the f–k you signed up for? For me the answer is yes to all of the above and I can make the list even longer…
Throughout my career I’ve interviewed more than 500 people. A great number of these people are what we call game changers. People that in one way or the other has made a difference and thereby changed the game. But what makes a game changer? And is there something all of these people have in common that we can learn of? And maybe copy…?