Managing change is always a challenge. Because we are creatures of habit, new beginnings require a shift in our thinking and we are often jogged back into having to draw on our resources, mental and emotional, to manage the new situation.
Retirement for me has been like that. Overnight, my identity changed from ‘professional person’ to ‘who am I now?’ and how do I learn the new rules. Even after 30 years of teaching clients about change management, I didn’t really have all the answers I needed.
Journalling has always been a useful tool to self-analyse, so blogging is the next e-level that I’ve decided to embark on to share some of my thoughts on the next leg of the journey.
Stay tuned for my tips on living well, with a special focus on personal development.