Starting from today, stop worrying about what society thinks or says. Because what society thinks changes every 10 years, at the maximum every 20 years. What society thought to be ‘respectable’ or important 20 years ago is not respectable or important anymore. What society thought to be a ‘good job’ is not a ‘good job’ … Read more
If the change in your societal status and societal relationships which you will experience after breaking out of corporate life is one thing, the effect which breaking out of corporate life will have on your relationship with your family, close circle and relatives is a totally different beast. Ranging from pressure from your parents to your spouse getting upset about your decision to break out of corporate life, the effects which it could have on your finances, your livelihood, and your future happiness in respect to your family life is a major item which you should carefully plan for in your journey outside the corporate life. In this part of “How to break free from corporate life” series, we will look into this important aspect of the process and best potential ways to deal with it.
Imagine for a second, that you got some spectacular news. A promotion. Or a good score in that difficult exam. Or, a great business deal. You are suddenly thrilled. You feel yourself on top of the world. Flying high. … Now, imagine the opposite. That you were fired. Or you failed that class. Or you … Read more
Part 1: The Decision Part 2: Preparation for Social change and the reaction of the Society Part 3: Preparation for the effects on relationship with your family Every day – over and over again. Wake up, prepare, come to work, repeat the same soul-grinding cycle until it’s time to call off another workday… Deadlines. Meetings. … Read more
Imagine that you changed your toothbrush. You got one that is a bit harder. Maybe, a bit softer. It has a different shape. Its just a little change. A change that is maybe too little to notice even… Yet except, your toothbrush wasn’t the only thing that you changed. Now, every time you brush your … Read more
Today it may be troubling you. Today it may be unbearable. Today you may not be able to see the future. But time will pass. Even if you don’t do anything, time will pass. And with passing time, every single day, what’s troubling you today will become more and more distant. It may be a … Read more
One little step a day, one little bit of change every day. You can start today and get moving towards a better future for yourself and everyone else. You don’t need to upturn your life. You don’t need to burn bridges. You don’t need to fight the windmills or topple the Goliath. Every small action … Read more