Not finishing listening to a podcast, or reading or writing an article, or some other project is so liberating!
Power is useful to me to achieve something, but not in and of itself. I have often been in situations where I have responsibility but no authority. That is incredibly frustrating for me, it defeats my ability to achieve, or makes it so difficult that the achievement is outweighed by the politics.
This too shall pass.
Each time I tell this story I tweak it because I can think of a clearer way to say it, or to better fit the context of that conversation. I'm really starting to enjoy it.
When I stop, everything else starts to flow.
I remember as a teenager accepting that I already felt 40 and would eventually grow into myself. I have caught up with myself in some ways. It's nice to imagine what I can do next.
It's hard working not working hard.
I don't know about luck. It's like coincidences, impossible to know if it's real or not, more something that we choose to believe, or not. I don't subscribed to most superstitions, including unlucky 13. I saw it as more of a coincidence this morning when, already feeling low, I got another job rejection and then … Continue reading Post 413 – Lucky 13
I haven't posted for a while but I've still been writing. Writing a new CV. Writing job application cover letters. Writing responses to Key Selection Criteria. I'm in that grey area where I've gotten comfortable writing an applications every day but when I got a call from a recruiter, instead of a rejection, I was … Continue reading Post 411 – It’s been a while
Before I was rejected, my plan was to accept rejection if that was the outcome, and hold off any other plans to leave the company or study until the new year. They way I was rejected certainly solidified my passion for HR, motivating me to study and actively look for other roles.