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Paradigm Shifts in Personal and Professional Choices

What paradigm shifts have been particularly productive in a your personal and professional life? Why were they productive? What made these paradigm shifts easy or difficult?

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Thank you for coming by Brainmass.Com for your homework assistance needs. I have looked up the direct definitions of what the key words of your posted question, "paradigm shifts" mean: the term "paradigm shift" has found uses in other contexts, representing the notion of a major change in a certain thought-pattern ? a radical change in personal beliefs, complex systems or organizations, replacing the former way of thinking or organizing with a radically different way of thinking or organizing. Another source provided me the definition that:

"paradigm shift
? n
a radical change in underlying beliefs or theory" (With these definitions set forth as the primary source to answering these questions relative to this concept, we can now begin to apply the definitions to either our own lives or other friends' lives who we can model after.)

As for myself, a paradigm shift occurs in my life when I have a change of career in mind and that when I'm actually doing all it takes to reach the level of a career change in actually getting a job that I would love keeping for more than several years. That is exactly ...

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In this solution, one person's experiences with paradigm shifts in both personal and professional areas are analyzed.