This Isn’t the Way YouPlanned It
When Your World Turns Upside Down
ife has a way of taking us by surprise. One day everything seemsne. You’re making progress toward your professional and nancialgoals, you’re nally getting in shape, you and your spouse are makingplans for the future, and
you’re knocked senseless by some unex-pected development. Suddenly everything you believed to be true aboutyour life is in question. You’re disoriented. You’re scared. And you may feel as if you’ve landed in a foreign, lonely place.My guess is you picked up this book because you know exactly whatI’m talking about. Some unexpected turn in your life story has left younot only deeply disappointed but also unsure of what do to next. So my goal is to help you answer this vital question: where will you go fromhere? Whatever has sent your life plans careening off course—an un-planned career change, the death of a marriage, a health crisis, or some-thing else altogether—I’ve written this book with your unique emotions,challenges, and destiny in mind.As a personal and executive coach, I have worked with many clientsaround the world, and one thing I know for sure: when you ask the right
Excerpted from Where Will You Go from Here? by Valorie Burton © 2011 by ValorieBurton. Excerpted by permission of WaterBrook Press, a division of Random House, Inc.All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted withoutpermission in writing from the publisher.