3 blogs in one day, it’s a new record for me! Just whipped this one out on my coaching website, might be something interesting there for ya?
I’ve had this nagging experience lately that I just haven’t been able to put my finger on, but it is now, I believe, slowly starting to take shape and I figured I would share it with you guys and see what you think.
I got sick over a year ago and was forced to leave my 30+ year career. That was hard.
For men in general, we derive much of our self-worth through our careers. We are providers, we are problem solvers. We are meant to work, to have an impact and for many to be a leader.
To not have the health to perform the typical 40-hour work-week (ok, mine was 60+hrs per week which influenced my illness but that’s another topic) meant I needed to now reinvent myself.
That in itself was not an easy transition, letting go of the traditional employee mindset is completely counter-intuitive. But I believe…
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