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“I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration, I can humiliate or humour, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides whether a crisis is escalated or de-escalated, and a person is humanised or de-humanised. If we treat people as they are, we make them worse. If we treat people as they ought to be, we help them become what they are capable of becoming.”

= Goethe


I haven’t quite worked this site out. I am looking for the equivalent to LiveJournal’s “friends” page .. I can see where it says ‘read my subscriptions’ under ‘my account’, but it only gives me the title of the posts. Which means I would have to click into each post to read. Not ideal. I would like to use this journal in place of my old LJ. I would like to read other blogs on this site.

I can’t recall if I’ve felt this inspired for change at the beginning of a year before. I know I’ve always been optimistic about entering a new year, but this feels different. I am ready for change! Even more so than usual, which is saying something. So much so that I feel like certain things are already a given. My job, specifically.  Wishful thinking? Or perhaps the near future urging me to hurry up and get myself sorted!

Which brings me to my very first goal. I have decided that by March, I will have a new job! The long and the short of it is that I have a great job – and a not so great boss. I’ve decided there is no point staying in a miserable situation – so i am going to remove myself from it. So, 3 months! Obviously the availability of a suitable position is the deciding factor, but I believe there should be a number of suitable positions I will be able to apply for. One of which, I will get!


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