Whether you are transitioning your career, or have been downsized, or believe that your true potential has yet to be fully tapped, Pivot is a guide to reinvention for anyone, at any age. With clear-eyed compassion and frank assessments, Adam shares the secrets that will guide you away from fear and toward a powerful new vision for your life. The uplifting stories, introspective prompts, clear step-by-step exercises, and energizing calls to action throughout this remarkable book will guide you through the process of personal and career transformation, from creating a vision and clearing space for change to building a supportive environment and establishing daily rituals that will regenerate your soul.
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The first and most important challenge of your pivot is to clear your vision and rediscover clarity.
Those who pivot aren’t extraordinary. They become extraordinary when they decide they will not tolerate the circumstances of their lives for one moment longer.
The real risk of change isn’t that you might try and fail. It’s that you might not try and you’ll regret it.
That is the pivot way: To let go of the past, detach from the plan, and simply allow ourselves to move into the current of change and possibility.