At this time of year, the same phenomenon happens in the workforce. Many companies have performance reviews coming up, bonus plan payouts, budget cuts or budget plans for the coming year…but a lot of employees get the urge to “Go West” or, in many cases, “Get Out of Dodge.”
A terrific article in my favorite paper, the Wall Street Journal, by writer Jared Sandberg, Had It Up to HERE? Despite Risk,Some Say Quitting Is Way to Go. I’m not telling you to read this article and quit your jobs! An emphatic NO! But I guarantee the article will resonate with you.