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
Just take a few seconds to observe the above sight from Mars… Inspiring. Exciting. Mysterious. Intriguing. Futuristic. Curious. Yet… Barren. Desolate. Lonely. Deserted. Lifeless. There isn’t any laughter there. There isn’t friendship. Neither there is music, a warm welcome, a friendly goodbye or an awkward greeting. There isn’t even boredom or mundanity… Because there aren’t … Read more
It doesn’t look like that when you look around while living your daily life, does it? People seem self-centered, disconnected, egoistic, uncaring about the world around them. They go about their daily lives without getting involved with other people, without much sign of positive interaction with each other or cooperation, leave aside any good deed… … Read more