Reality Check

“Unfortunately, my work identity became too entangled with my life. When the day finally came early last year, Citrix had decided to remove our group. The reactions to this news was diverse. In my case, it was surprising.

Some gentle advice comes to mind. Keep in mind that although it is enticing, work and life are not the same creatures. Depending too much of your happiness coming from work will eventually cause drama. It is far safer to view work as something that is bound to change over time. Loyalty will not guarantee you a future at work”.