By knowing yourself well you will increase your chances of making a successful career change. If you deeply understand the aspects of work life that you find fulfilling, the level of responsibility that you thrive on, and the environmental factors that satisfy you, then you begin to know who you are in relation to your work. How do you do this? Simply develop your own criteria … [Read more...] about Career Change Tip: Know Yourself Well
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Our core values are innate. They are deeply ingrained and can be observed by others during our early life. These values influence everything we do and avoid to do. They are the standards by which our characters and individualities are defined. They are reflected in our daily activities, the way we interact with the people around us and how we handle situations, though most of … [Read more...] about How do your core values impact your working life?
A career change usually implies moving into a different occupational role, job description or even industry. Yet you'd be amazed at how many people consider a major change in their career without doing the necessary research to really understand all the factors that will impact them in their new career. You must know the reality of the work you are seeking when you are … [Read more...] about Career Change Tip: Understand the Labour Market
It is so easy to be overly optimistic, or even overly pessimistic if you do not have a good understanding of the realities that you are facing in your career change. Write down your true skills and honestly evaluate if your skills and experience are a good match for the work you are seeking and for any job advertisement which you are considering. If there's a good match … [Read more...] about Career Change Tip: Be Realistic