Who are you? What do you identify with outside the world of sports? Transitioning into unfamiliar territory can create feelings of self-doubt, panic and an overwhelming amount of stress. For athletes, sports and high-level competition have been a major component of life and it’s extremely hard not to identify as a professional athlete.Read More
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When you ask a kid what he wants to be when he grows up and he says “I’m going to be hockey player”, everyone nods and smiles. When you ask a 36 year old with a wife and 2 kids what he does for a living and he says “I play hockey”, he gets a lot of nods and eye rolls.
If you...want to make a transition to a new position, a new area or into your own business like me, you have a severance package and a dream of something better, I strongly recommend that you should seek out transition assistance .
Just because you “can” doesn’t mean you “should”. That expression had been ringing in my ears for a few years. I had worked my way up to a senior level position because I COULD do the job very well, NOT because I loved it. Sound familiar?
The process of transitioning employees out of companies can be a daunting task – many times it is a cesspool of anger and stress for everyone involved. Every individual, regardless of the reason they are being exited, deserves to be dealt with compassionately and departed with dignity. In saying that, have you ever honestly considered the outcome of the program that you have chosen?Read More