There are dead people (among the cubicles). I should know, because I was one of them. Thanks to a festering lack of motivation at work, my last year on the job turned me into a work zombie – until I quit.
We are creatures of habit. Especially when you get married, have kids, and become embedded into a career like a Mississippi tick. It is so easy to get stuck into your daily loop and annual routines. Once you build up momentum,
Congratulations, you’ve made it half-way! Woo-hoo! Way to go! What’s next? OK, yes, let’s not talk about what’s next – that’s too depressing. Let’s talk about what you can do right now: It’s time for your midlife crisis!
When you’re in you’re 20s it seems like everyone you know is getting married. In your 30s, they’re all raising kids and focusing on a career. In your 40s, the big trend is the midlife crisis.