Today let’s talk about self sabotage.
Have you ever felt like somehow you’re getting in your own way?
I In the ‘80s, I was working in the oil industry in Houston, and when I attained the highest pay for my segment of the industry, I suddenly decided I was tired of that work, and needed to go do something else. It was a pretty big stretch for me to come up with a sensible reason for that action – and in truth, my reasons sounded pretty lame at the time. I was sabotaging my success just as I was achieving it. I had to look underneath current events, to find out where I learned how to get in my own way and undercut my success. No surprise that it had started in childhood, but working on those issues allowed me to be more my natural, successful self, and was very freeing.
Have you ever felt like you were sabotaging your career?
Dan L. Hays offers encouragement for adult children of alcoholics.
The podcasts of these episodes can be found at: Minute to Freedom