Updates & Welcome new co-leaders EOWYN2424 and CLAIRELYSE!

Monday, February 06, 2012

My life is going through a lot of changes this month, as are the lives of Upside of Downsized members. For example, in my last blog post on Jan 23, 2012, we had about 200+ members. Today, we have 550 members! In December, we had about 40 members. I'm very grateful for this surge of committed out-of-work/underemployed Sparkers - thanks to Coach Jen for featuring us! We are basically a "forming" team in the "forming-storming-norming-perf
orming" model of group dynamics.

Additionally, I have found a new job, FT, and it requires me to move across several states. I'm excited but also nervous. Thanks to EOWYN2424 and CLAIRELYSE for offering to step up as co-leaders. Between the three of us (and maybe others), I hope our group will fluorish.

Just because I got a job doesn't mean I am abandoning the group. I want to keep growing outside my day job. I want to experiment with Upside of Downsized as a place that will help me do so. CLAIRELYSE has some great ideas for team goals and activities that I hope people will enjoy. Please join us on the boards!

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    Thanks @slimmerjesse
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    Congrats on your new job! Enjoy.
    2115 days ago
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