What to do when a door closes - Karen Salmansohn

What to do when a door closes…

If one door closes, look for a window.

Then look for a new door, then another window.

There’s always lots of doors and windows.

Keep your eyes open for ’em.

Bounce Back Tool:

I have a single word mantra I recommend.

Repeat the word:  “FORWARD.”

Whenever you’re tempted to dwell in the past, repeat this single word: FORWARD.

Also, it helps if you’re a “forward thinker” and brainstorm up one positive thought and/or one positive action to use to keep you moving forward.

When you’re tempted to indulge in a negative thought and/or regressive behavior, consciously stop it and swap it for this positive thought or positive action that will move you forward!

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Karen Salmansohn (Founder)

Hi I’m Karen Salmansohn, founder of NotSalmon. My mission is to offer you easy-to-understand insights and tools to empower you to bloom into your happiest, highest potential self. I use playful analogies, feisty humor, and stylish graphics to distill big ideas – going as far back as ancient wisdom from Aristotle, Buddhism and Darwin to the latest research studies from Cognitive Therapy, Neuro Linquistic Programming, Neuroscience, Positive Psychology, Quantum Physics, Nutritional Studies – and then some.

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