Life decisions - Le Bon Journal ezine questions
The theme of the next issue of the quarterly online publication Le Bon Journal is about decision making, in particular, life decisions.
Life decisions are those decisions that change your life and its context in a big way. We're not talking about situations in which you have no choice. When I chose to study in the US, I had not considered the alternative of studying elsewhere. Although it was a life-changing move, it was not a decision.
A decision occurs when you consciously choose among alternatives. It is not a decision if you have no choice or don't need to choose.
Here are some examples of life decisions:
For the 15th October 2004 issue of Le Bon Journal e-zine, we are inviting you to contribute up to 700 words by the deadline of 15th September 2004 on the topic of life decisions. The following questions will help you draft your submission.
Think of a significant and interesting life decision you've made in the past.
Please include a short paragraph about yourself and whether or not you wish to remain anonymous. All submitted work will be edited for clarity and length.
Please submit by e-mail to the editor at bonjournal.com
15 August 2004 Sunday
Career change and second passions, Le Bon Journal e-zine, Volume 3, Issue 5, 15 July 2004, 8 page PDF
Life decisions by Frances Ku
Decision making workshop, 18 September 2004