For many years corporations have sought Marti Smye's advice on how to transform a company to be successful in a rapidly changing world. Recently, in conversations with CEOs, managers, employees, and executives, she's heard increasing rumblings of discontent from all levels. The common theme: I'm working more, enjoying it less, and not living the life I'd had in mind back when I joined the workforce.Now Marti Smye shows all of us who've questioned where we are in our careers how to apply the lessons of corporate change to the task of personal change. By thinking of yourself as the CEO of a company with one employee-you-you can use the techniques of change management to find fulfillment you thought was unattainable. Filled with inspiring stories of those who found happiness by following their dreams, concrete step-by-step advice, and a wealth of change theory adapted for the individual, Is It Too Late to Run Away and Join the Circus? provides a smart, savvy, practical, and motivating program for personal career change.