Sarah had achieved her dream. With a PhD in Physics, she had accepted a new position as a Theoretical Physicist.
But as the months wore on, she started to feel overwhelmed and depressed. She’d done well in school and enjoyed her classes – why couldn’t she focus on her work?
Sean graduated with honors from his engineering program. But after six months on the job as a field representative for a machine company, he was fired.
He had been an excellent student, and excelled in class with top grades and praise from his professors. In the field, he had none of that feedback, and his motivation plummeted. He blamed himself for the failure, but he couldn’t understand how all his success had collapsed so quickly.Read More