Change … Do you resist even positive changes?
I believe human nature is to naturally resist change and desire stay in our comfort zones. This is surprising, because sometimes, I notice resistance even when I am trying to make a change. When I am not paying attention, I may be unconsciously resisting the change I thought I wanted. How about you? Do you ever feel this way? Change is defined as to make or become different. There is always some degree of uncertainty when something is going to be different. So, by definition, change results in uncertainty, which drives discomfort… and nobody likes discomfort. In fact most people will go to extremes to minimize discomfort for themselves and for others. I recently had an interesting experience. The day I celebrated working for General Electric for 20 years, my division was sold to ABB. I woke up early so I could get [...]