We must develop strong self-awareness, have a project mindset and seek out the people who need what we have. The onus is on the individual to be Captain of their own soul.

The old paradigm was much simpler. We were a cogs. Nodes on someone else’s network. Easily swapped out when necessary. Told what to do. Best epitomized by Henry Ford, who said “Why is it that every time I ask for a pair of hands, a head comes attached.” It was the age of assembly lines, mass product pushing and profit maximizing.

Today, we must take complete responsibility over our own work lives, blend it with the personal and be continually clarify and determine the most appropriate next actions. It’s much harder today.

Set a New Direction provides essential knowledge and support that will organize new productive energies in your life and career and orient you to the new realities.