Tutorial: Possible Selves

How to Use The Theory of Possible Selves To Plan Your Future


Careers psychologist and founder of The Redundancy Recovery Hub, Paula Gardner, talks about how to use the theory of Possible Selves to explore a change of direction.



Inspired by the theory, Paula explains why changing direction is more a matter of exploration and evolution, and less one of planning and strategy. The book she references is Herminia Ibarra’s Working Identity, and you can read the original paper on Possible Selves here.