Do you keep an active list of career accomplishments, responsibilities and results? Do you obsess over quantifying your contributions at work?
You should, because your career, someday, may depend on it…
Here’s what the most successful young careerists have learned since the economy changed way back in 2008:
The perfect job isn’t going to find you… and toss itself upon a silver platter in front of you. To achieve your ideal career, you must engage in techniques that will catapult you toward success…
The journey from college to career may not be perfectly seamless. Now more than ever, young professionals often experience a serious learning curve coming fresh out of college. But no matter your level of experience, your approach and attitude to that all-important first job can serve as a valuable learning experience and stepping stone for future success.
Here are five of the many lessons I learned from my first post-college job… lessons that can help you in your first years as a professional:
When the first members of Gen Y began to join the workforce a few years ago, commentary stirred about the differences between generations of workers. One fact about young professionals was repeated: teens and 20-somethings were crazy for work-life balance.
Now that the economic gloom has persisted for several years, are young people finally being forced to change their tune when it comes to work-life balance?