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It's Your Move: Dealing Yourself the Best Cards in Life and Work by Jill Bremer, Cyndi Maxey

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Chapter 2. The Preparation Hand

The Preparation Hand

SUCCESS CARD 1: Step Back & Take Stock

Step Back

To win at this game, first you're going to need to take a step back. Stepping back allows you to clear the clutter and noise of everyday life and begin to see the bigger picture. It helps you decide what you really want. To do that, you need to get away from the daily grind and find some solitude. You can't find the quiet you need by closing your office door or sitting alone on your bed. Get out of your typical, everyday environment. If you can, get out of town. George, a busy sales manager, climbs trees. He's not trying to relive his childhood; he's a deer hunter, and ...

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