Archives for life and work
Underneath everything – the daily headlines of massive layoffs and bank failures, the squawking of bad news, and your unopened 40l(k) statements – there’s an internal dialogue of worry.
Not the worry that this Plan A you are living will be over. You’re pretty sure it will be.
The static in your head is because you screwed up.
Here’s the sabbatical mindset – you live the life you want AND work during every phase of it. Rather than swapping a career for a personal life, both co-exist year in and year out until St. Peter blows his bugle.
The idea that people dispose of their careers after 40 years of plugging away to go play [...]