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The Great Life Redesign: Change How You Work, Live How You Dream and Make It Happen ... Today

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The Great Life Redesign: Change How You Work, Live How You Dream and Make It Happen ... Today

Caroline Cameron

ISBN: 978-0-730-37747-4 February 2012 Wrightbooks 256 Pages

Description

Never before have Australians worked so hard yet felt so unhappy. With anxiety rising at unprecedented levels, now is the time to stop and consider whether there could be another way to live. We renovate our houses, but what about our lives? The Great Life Redesign is an inspirational yet practical guidebook to help you reshape the life you have to create one you'll love.

The Great Life Redesign is an inspiring guidebook to help you reshape the life you have to create one you'll love. The practical, simple to apply techniques and inspiring personal stories included in this book will show you how.

Learn the secrets of one-on-one coaching with Caroline Cameron, an executive, career and lifestyle coach. Based on her experiences working with hundreds of professionals across Australia and beyond, she steps you through the process of designing a blue print for the life you really want.

Key features:

  • Helps the reader to create a blue print for making real and actionable change, including career, relationships, wealth and finances, health, home, personal growth, environment, leisure and spirituality.
  • Use to instantly repair parts of your life that could be better or as a step-by-step plan for a major life renovation.
  • Includes practical, simple to apply techniques and inspiring personal stories
  • Written for professionals, middle income, burnt-out city slickers, corporate refugees, disillusioned 30-somethings, mid life crisis sufferers, baby boomers whose super and retirement dreams evaporated in the GFC, dedicated parents who want the best for their kids, and anyone who suspects that there's more to life but don't know what it is or how to get it.
About the author vii

Acknowledgements ix

Introduction xi

Part I The 21st-century dilemma — how we got to where we are 1

1 Living life on the 21st-century treadmill 3

2 Your choices: do nothing, fight or break free 17

3 Why now is the best time to redesign your life 27

Part II Renovation rescue — revamping the life you have 39

4 Have you got the Burnout Blues? 41

5 Knocking down the walls 51

6 Simple life repairs 65

7 Room by room renovations 77

8 Watertight living 97

Part III Creating a new life design — putting the change wheel in motion 107

9 How to know when it's time to go 109

10 What to include in your redesigned life 123

11 Getting from here to there 135

12 Crunching the numbers 147

13 Design disasters and how to avoid them 167

Part IV From design to reality — you're on your way 179

14 Break free and get going! 181

15 Riding the redesign rollercoaster 191

16 How to manage 'Are you serious?!' and other reactions 203

17 What’s around the corner? 213

18 Goodbye old life 223

Part V Living your great life — loving your new reality 233

19 You've arrived … now what? 235

20 What you've really achieved 245

21 Inspiring designs and personal success stories 255

Redesign wrapup 269

Further references for your toolkit 272

Index 281