We can’t help but admire those who have achieved great success by changing careers, but rarely see what’s running through their heads behind the scenes. The fear of failure. The pressure to deliver. The anxiety that accompanies uncertainty. Navigating unfamiliar terrain can derail even the most resilient people, testing your commitment and character. Choosing to […]
Going through a layoff is never a pleasant experience. Shifting careers is hard enough as an informed decision, what more when the news is caused by factors beyond your control. While you would want to resist unwelcome changes in your career by maintaining the status quo, you might end up shortchanging yourself in the long […]
Many employees have experienced burnout at some point, but it’s crucial to note that you can overcome burnout by keeping 5 things in mind.
Building a successful career involves immediate and long-term planning. On day one of your new job, you may find yourself trying to nail down your exact project list, key priorities, and accomplishments you to check off to get the promotion you want. Longer term, you may be thinking ahead to your next move or additional […]
As far back as I can remember, I’ve always aspired to have a “successful” professional career. For many years, that meant holding down a full-time job at a reputable organization with a stable salary and credible job title. On top of that, I’m actually a risk averse person. I don’t like uncertainty. I don’t like […]
While having a job is meant to help you earn a living and pay the bills, doing work you find meaningful makes each workday more gratifying. Regardless of your salary, benefits, or position, working at an organization that aligns with your identity and values is ideal. While you may spend a lot of time trying […]