Mental Health and Career Transitions: Insights from Cecile's Story
Sh!t That Goes On In Our HeadsJune 04, 2024x
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Mental Health and Career Transitions: Insights from Cecile's Story

Join us as Cecile shares her inspiring journey from a high-stress corporate career to a fulfilling life in retirement. Discover how she navigated grief, found joy in new passions like olive farming, and redefined productivity and happiness

Episode Summary:
Join us for an inspiring conversation with Cecile, who shares her journey from a demanding corporate career to a fulfilling life in retirement. This episode explores the intersection of mental health and career transitions, highlighting Cecile's challenges and triumphs. Discover how she navigated the complexities of grieving, found joy in unexpected places, and redefined her sense of purpose.

Key Themes:
- Embracing Change: Cecile's decision to leave a successful corporate career and the pivotal moments that led to this choice.
- Navigating Grief: Personal stories of loss and how Cecile coped with the emotional ups and downs.
- Finding New Passions: How Cecile discovered a love for olive farming and its therapeutic effects on her mental health.
- Redefining Productivity: Challenging traditional notions of productivity and finding value in new, unexpected activities.
- Mental Health Awareness: The importance of addressing mental health openly and the impact of work-life balance on overall well-being.

Memorable Quotes:
- "There is a way of being fulfilled and happy in your work."
- "My sense of satisfaction from making olive oil is a hundred times more than I felt at work."
- "We don't do grieving right in our modern society, especially in the Western world."
- "Redefine what productivity is. To me, being productive was reading nine books, and that's okay."

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Audio editing by NJz Audio for top-notch sound quality.

3 Other Podcasts to Check Out:
- Beyoutiful Legacy | Abiigal Gagnon:** an excellent podcast for your mental health 
- CK & GK - For Adults Who Need A Grownup | Jenny GK and Caitlin Kinded:** an excellent podcast for adults who need help adulting
- The Nope Coach | Suzanne Culberg: A great podcast that helps with setting healthy boundaries 

Tune in and be inspired by Cecile's story of resilience, passion, and the quest for a balanced, happy life. Whether considering a career change, dealing with grief, or looking for ways to enhance your mental well-being, this episode offers valuable insights and encouragement.


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