You may be thinking about going back to college for a degree. You may be thinking it's time to change facilities or disciplines. Or, as a manager, you may be preparing to institute a new procedure or process in your lab.
No matter what sort of changes you are contemplating, your biggest obstacle won't come from within. It will be the naysayers in your life. They stand to undermine you and talk you right out of achieving your dreams even before you begin.
Can you do something about this? Absolutely!
This year, be prepared for the wet blankets, gloom and doomers and buzz killers.
Preparation makes the difference. Get armed and ready to get the respect and recognition you deserve. Resolve to develop and grow. Build support for your plans to take yourself to the next level.
There are six things you can do that will help you get respect and recognition for your personal and professional makeover action plans.