You need to put the oxygen mask on yourself before you can save anyone else.
As veterans, many of us have the tendency to want to save others. This is a noble attribute, but it’s also a characteristic that can cause us to shoot ourselves in the foot from time to time.
It creates a doorway for toxic people to enter our lives. As they do, we find ourselves focusing on their problems while our lives fall apart.
In this episode, I give you a strategy for pushing yourself forward, while still taking care of those whom are most important to you. I also discuss the impact of toxic people and how you can take your focus off of them and put it on what’s most important.