Creating your future career success can take hard work, but the right mind set can help you to stay motivated. In fact, your own beliefs about yourself can be crucial to your success in career related matters.
Pursuing career success requires commitment and a steadfast internal belief that you can make it happen. If you’re wondering why you may not have achieved your career goals, one question you might consider is this: Read more
There are a lot of things you need to consider before choosing a job. Aside from knowing what your skills, interests, and career objectives are, you’ll also have to consider some external factors when you’re looking for that perfect job. Some of things that could influence your choice would be your expected monthly salary, your office’s location, as well as what your family and friends might think about your prospective job. Besides these, you’ll also need to take ever-changing industry trends into account when you’re finally making a career choice. Read more
Career Development Planning: keys to finding and qualifying for the right job for overall career success.
Career development planning is the key to advancement and is a measure of tracking the progress of your career. Also, it is a dependable method to study your overall personal goals and the steps taken as your accomplishments move you toward the right career. Read more
When I first came into recruitment, one of the things that interested me was why successful job seekers were successful. On initial analysis they were no better qualified, skilled or capable than any other human beings that they were applying against, and yet they got employed quicker, and in doing so applied for fewer jobs.
My research also led me to asking the question why we – recruitment and human resources – as an industry rejected good job applicants? Were there better techniques and tactics that these people were not applying, that conversely the successful job seekers were?
The answer to both question was yes, and here are the top ten issues that successful job seekers apply to get employed quicker. Read more
Not surprisingly many websites nowadays will try to say which the best careers offer the best prediction in the years to come. They based statistically on growth percentage in the recent years. However, other people never reflected this concerns base on which careers get the payout, which job are easier to acquire and so on. As long as they have a proper and organized career management though sometimes they need to have career transition inevitably. Despite of all of this, there are some general trends proven true. Read more
Recently, I read a wonderful quote by William A. Ward, American scholar, author and pastor. Here’s the quote: “Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.”
Besides the memorable alliterative nature of the quote, bells went off in my head. To me, the quote epitomized the true meaning of what it takes to have a successful career. Read more
If you’re working just for the money, you’re in the wrong job.
Why is it that one man or woman’s job search produces a dream career while another’s turns out to be a nightmare? The often overlooked reason is personality mismatches with the chosen career.
If you want to find the right career, firstyou must look inwardly and identify your personality traits. If the career you are thinking about matches your character analysis, you’ve hit the jackpot. The result? The best job in the world, right in your own back pocket. Read more
As a whole, the job and career situation in the United States is an odd one. The United States department of labor estimates that the graduates of today will have anywhere between ten to fourteen jobs by the time they are thirty-eight. Currently, only twenty-five percent of working people have been at their present job for over a year, and fifty percent of employees have been with their job less five years. Read more
Job interviews can be stressful. After all, you are trying to convince a stranger that you are qualified for the job. But you can ace your next interview if you follow these 5 tips for a successful job interview.
1. Be Prepared
This might sound obvious, but there are many aspects of preparing for a successful job interview that many candidates don’t realize. One of the best tips for a successful job interview that I can give is to put together a checklist of all the things that you need for the interview. Some things on the checklist might be: bring multiple copies of your resume, print out driving directions to the office, and know how long it takes to get there. The last thing you want to be is late! Read more
The importance of having a bright and well paying career is stressed by our parents and teachers from a relatively young age. The fact is that most of us are over obsessed with career planning and cannot think of anything other than a few selected career options. We struggle through school and college to take up a career that pays well and is respected by society. However, once we get into our desired career path, we start taking it for granted and do not think of working towards its betterment. Read more