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Thriving in Your Work by Peter Shaw

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POUND THE PAVEMENTS

Or even scream at the stars

However hard we try, a project we are working can go ‘pear shaped’: while we are in the midst of a major piece of drafting, the broadband connection goes down and we lose a chunk of work; we plan hard for a meeting which is cancelled at the last minute; we have worked hard to help a client, who then ignores what we say.

We can feel slighted, rejected, ignored, demeaned or irrelevant. Sometimes we want to crawl away into a corner. On other occasions we want to hit someone in a place where it hurts. Maybe the right solution is to pound the pavements and go for a brisk walk, or hit a tennis ...

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