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The Ladder Becomes the Path Unleashing Your Professional and Personal Opportunity Brian Fishbone Global Training Specialist Adjunct Professor of Management.

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1 The Ladder Becomes the Path Unleashing Your Professional and Personal Opportunity Brian Fishbone Global Training Specialist Adjunct Professor of Management

2 Purpose and Process Purpose: Learn from stories of professional and personal change and growth; identify and unleash opportunities in our lives Process: Listen to a story of change and growth and reflect upon how the lessons apply in your own life Explore and unleash your own potential Think about what you want to do next, based upon what you learn today

3 The Seeds of Change The Catalyst: Partner Leaves; Brian Evaluates His Portfolio The Process: Creative Thinking Leads to Sabbatical The Action: Enabling Change and Letting Go The Experience: A Bounty of Personal and Professional Growth

4 Lessons Learned in a Faraway Land We all need to be foreigners at least once. You can build community/network anywhere. Take the big risk. We can do anything we set our minds to (why put a lid on your container?). Replace the ladder with a path.

5 Discussion Questions: Applying Lessons to Your Own Life 1.Do you want more or less of what you have now, personally and professionally? If no, who and/or what can you become instead? Whats missing? 2.How can you step outside of what you know? What benefits might it bring, and what might you learn? 3.Is there a big risk you have thought about taking? Or perhaps just an incremental change you want to make in your life? Whats holding you back? 4.What can you set your mind to? What previously unexplored possibilities exist for you?

6 Discussion and Q & A

7 Lets Get Practical: Exploring and Unleashing Your Potential You can do more than just look for a new job in this period of economic uncertainty. Instead, which of the areas of potential below would you like to explore? Select a few and then write some goals designed to unleash your potential in those areas. Profession Health Family Spiritual Finances Recreation Friends Personal

8 Discussion and Q and A Which areas were most important to you in this chapter of your life? Why? What are some goals you would like to set? What have you learned from this exercise?

9 My Action Item: What Would You Like to Do Next?

10 Tying It All Together Whats Next for Brian Questions, Answers, and Final Reflection

11 Closing Quotes All meaningful, lasting change starts on the inside and works its way out. (adapted from Albert Einstein) and Its not what you have: its what you do with what you have. (Unknown source)

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