The myth of successful career management is that progression towards this successful goal is largely linear.
You probably know that I teach workshops in Time Management. It might be easy to assume that maybe I’d solved it all, met all the challenges, got it all sorted – but no. I live in the real world too.
…our first encounter with wildlife was a nuthatch that swooped across our decking area to land on an adjacent tree. That visitor was the first of many nuthatches who spent their time creeping up (and down) the tree trunks and investigating any crumbs or seeds we left after meals. We grew very fond of them and familiar with their habits.
We are always communicating something. Our words or their absence. Our engagement or withdrawal. It’s all communicating something to someone. Sometimes it’s really interesting to ask other people what they think we are communicating to them so we can see how effective our messaging is…