[_] They ask themselves, "What if the thing I am doing today would have to be the thing I do for the rest of my life?"
[_] There is no gentle way to put it: career change can be expensive.
[_] They have a great support network
[_] They are clear on why they are making the change
[_] They are those who have a clear understanding of their unique value
CEO: [ hand me over his pen ] Sell me this pen.
Me: [ getting the pen ] No.
Me: I just don't want to.
CEO: Okay, you fail your interview. That is the door --you can show yourself out.
Me: Okay. [ walk toward the door ]
CEO: And give me my pen back, please.
Me: [ turn around, smiling ] Sure --this pen is yours for only a dollar.
[_] Procrastination affects everyone
[_] "I don’t know where to begin."
[_] "There are too many distractions."
[_] "It’s too easy."
[_] "I don’t like it."
[_] "I don’t think I can do it."