William Bridges wrote the first edition in 1971 and is an ex-literature teacher.
The difference between change and Transition
- change is situational (new job, move, birth, death); transition is psychological
- first are events, but latter has inner reorientation and self-redefinition
- modern society focuses on change, but if the change doesn’t “take” it won’t work
Other societies had rituals (“rites of passage”) to help individuals manage transitions at specific times.Continue reading →
Last month, my friend and fellow kimchee-eater, M.J., had three books sent to me. FailNation, How to Take over Teh Wurld, and Graph Out Loud. That’s important that I have friends like her because I’m usually the last to know about the latest memes.
I mention this because if you happen to be in San Francisco today at 6:30pm you really need to go to the book launch party. I came to get their last book signed:
I’ll certainly be there in order to get the books signed (and then give them away later, like I did last time).
Ben Huh signing their first book.
See you at the party!
(Full disclaimer, I now work for Automattic—though I didn’t at the time M.J. sent me the books. ICanHasCheezburger, GraphJam, and Failblog are VIP customers of WordPress.com.)