“The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it. But, that it’s too low and we reach it.” This really resonated with me because many of us are aiming too low - in life and in our careers.
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After I ask a few questions, it becomes crystal clear why the person hasn’t been successful in landing a job. It has nothing to do with the employment market being tough. There are lots of jobs out there and employers struggle to find good talent. So, why is that so many people struggle to find work? Here are my top reasons why:
So many people struggle with the job search process because they fail to burst their own bubble. So many people fail to learn about game changing career opportunities because their networks are too small, or shall I say their bubble hasn’t been burst. In this day and age, where 80% of jobs are found through networking, you can’t afford to have a small network. Your network needs to be wide and deep. So, what are you going to do to burst your self-imposed bubble? I’ve got 8 ideas to get you started!
The employment market continues to be a challenge for many workers. One of the things that I’ve observed is employers continued reliance on temporary workers. You should definitely consider temporary or contract jobs as a viable option during your job search. If you happen to find a great temporary job, here are three tips to help you convert that temporary job into a permanent gig.
What do you need to do to ace your next interview? You’ve got to go that extra mile to beat out the other candidates. It starts with doing your research, but there’s much more!
There’s a lot of talk about following your passion in the pursuit of career happiness. But, many of us have struggled with figuring out our passion. Personally, I struggled with determining my passion for a while. Here are a few things that I learned during my journey. Take a look at my YouTube video and learn about my personal passion seeking journey.