The biggest hurdle most people face in mid-career reinvention is that they limit their visions for themselves. They put walls around their own future, saying “I can change careers just a little bit, but not too much!”
Here are ten reasons talented people stay in awful jobs:
The minute your internal alarm clocks goes off to tell you “Wake up, now! Your life needs your attention” you will see how one or more of these common obstacles kept you stuck. That’s okay.
The spell is broken now. You are free to move about the talent marketplace again!
Reinvention is demanding, and even exhausting.
Get as much sleep as you can, and don’t forget to take care of yourself with long walks, healthy food, good friends or whatever makes you feel wonderful and alive.