Change Styles – What’s Yours

As expats, we find ourselves navigating an unusual amount of change that impacts different areas of our lives. What thoughts come to your mind when you hear the words “time for change”? Some of us rub our hands together in glee, chaffing at the bit to rush headlong into it. Others become paralyzed with fear. Personality, learned coping strategies and life experiences all contribute to how we manage change.

Four typical behaviors to change have been identified: 

stick man holding a hammerThe Innovator is someone who makes change happen. They are the visionary… the inventor! As expats, the innovator is always on the move, or finds new ways to live out new ideas. They value risk and freedom.  [Read more…]