Dec 10, 2017
In this episode we will be talking about another pattern that has emerged through many of the CEOs on the show and that is “Taking the Path Less Travelled”.
Have you ever found yourself boxed in to a role or industry?
Ever felt stuck in your growth or feel like your network and knowledge set is limited to your profession and industry?
Ever had the nagging gut feeling that you need to do something drastic to change things up but you find any number of reasons why you shouldn’t?
Feel like the dream of rising to the top of just having a more meaningful career is slipping away?
One pattern that has come up time and again is one where they have come to a sort of cross-roads where they feel they are potentially going to be stalled.
WHAT IS TAKING THE PATH LESS TRAVELLED?
It can mean shifting industries, roles, organisations or something that expands your horizons.
The key here is to aim to build wide ranging experience and knowledge that you can use to become better, smarter and more connected.
Normally these kinds of shifts only happen a few times in your life. Make no mistake though, they are life and career defining and therefore should not be taken lightly.
This is making a move that is often against most other people’s advice but you know in your heart, in your gut that it is the right move.
WHEN SHOUD YOU TAKE IT?
There are a number of situations when taking the path less travelled could be a good move:
HOW DO YOU DO IT?
For all those that have taken the path less travelled successfully there are a thousand who took it and failed. They jumped too fast without being considered or didn’t listen to their intuition.