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.)