/This is Step 3 out of 5 in response to the Challenge of the Week: 5 Ways to deal with an Unsatisfying Work situation & to get Your Dream Job/
Sometimes, even when deep inside we already know what we want to and should do, we let other factors or people influence us and our decision.
Then, of course, we also tend to look for excuses.
Which is why treating yourself as your best friend could be a very good way of getting a bit of a perspective.
It is a really simple step: you ask yourself, what would you recommend to your friend if he/ she was in your situation?
This could be really helpful in identifying what you truly believe is the best option to go after.