How to Thrive in a Crisis

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Life is not for the faint of heart. Neither is running a business. Yet when "life happens" and blissful celebrations tinged with heartbreaking challenges show up on our front door, what can you do? Walk through the Hero's Journey and share what you've learned so others can know they are not alone and can rise as well. This deeply personal post from Maria Gamb is one of those moments.

However, what I have come to learn is that the journey we are all asked to undergo, is something Joseph Campbell calls “The Hero’s Journey”. That is not to be heralded as a “hero” like Batman or our troops who serve this country. Instead it is to share the journey you’ve been on.

Once you’ve come to the end of that sequence of challenge, breakdown and transcending the experience then you are “obligated” to share it with others in the sincere hope of providing inspiration to others who may be in the midst of the same or similar experiences. So I’m going public with something deeply personal .

Read the full post on How to Thrive When Crisis Strikes: Realigning Priorities and Creating a Safety Net on Change Agent Blog.

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