Apr 21, 2017
The Career Passport Podcast is HERE!!!! Here’s the basic premise of the podcast – I actually don’t believe it’s necessary to have a dream job. In some cases, it’s just not possible at the moment or with the circumstances. And that’s ok. I know, it sounds crazy, given the messages we get all the live long day to ‘have it all’ and ‘build your dream life.’ Heck, I used to run workshops called “Snag Your Dream Job….and Life in the Process!”. NOPE. It’s ok to just LIKE your job so you can pour your LOVE into the rest of your life…and who knows, maybe you’ll end up loving your job in the process. THAT, my friend, is my jam. Takes some of the pressure off, doesn’t it? We’re all running around all the time trying to make everything “just so”…what if we didn’t have to??
We have some good stuff happening with regular series including:
Ok, so now let’s get to the first episode. Let’s face it: career change or pivoting your current career is not always easy, and there can be many rough spots throughout the transition. “What if no one responds to me?”, “Work is so busy; I don’t have time for this!” and many other thoughts, feelings and emotions pop up during this time, and oftentimes, they can stagnate even the most motivated among us.
SO: How exactly do we keep our career change moving when life gets in the way? In this episode, I break down the three things you need and how to go out and get ‘em: a clear head, a calm work environment and a plan.
Show Notes [Times are Approximate]:
About the Podcast: [:40]
Show Outline- Loading up your toolkit for your career change: [2:45]
Mindfulness: Benefits: [5:11]
Mindfulness: Studies: [6:20]
Ideas & Resources to get your started with Meditation:[9:41]
OWW Brain vs WOW Brain-[10:29]
Creating a Mantra That Sticks: [11:55]
Coping at Work: [13:20]
Boundary Setting: [13:30]
Rituals and Mantras [17:30]
How Do You Show Up To Work? [18:25]
Closing Out Your Day: [19:25]
Check Your Language at the Door: [20:50]
Career Change: Tactical Scheduling 4 Step Process: [22:16] (relates to downloadable tool)
Resources Mentioned In the Show:
Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
Better Than Before by Gretchen Rubin
OWW Brain Vs WOW Brain- Todd Herman