Bye Bye Corporate Job?
If youve recently been laid off, or your "inner microphone" keeps telling you that you're in the wrong job, read yesterday's USA Today article, "Changing Jobs Takes Guts, Yields Good Life." There, you'll find stories about others, myself included, who left corporate America to do what they truly love.
While abandoning a sure thing to pursue your dreams can bring with it financial stress, criticism from others and an identity crisis, if you believe in yourself and in the benefits of change, you will succeed.
The number-one lesson I've learned while pursuing my dreams is to change my view of change. To help you look at change in a more positive light and to feel more inspired to go after what you really want in life, read my "Change Manifesto: An Optimist's Beliefs About Change" in the article.