Getting Inspiration for Your Next Career

Getting Inspiration for Your Next Career

The first step is to find out what is out there – there are so many careers that you’ll have never heard of and that you could find interesting and inspiring. But how do you find them? There are probably hundreds of ways and in this article I’ll give you a couple that...
Have a Dream but Afraid It’s Impossible?

Have a Dream but Afraid It’s Impossible?

We all have dreams; most of us start in childhood with ideas about what we’d love to do when we grow up. Often these are created from the limited world view of a 5 or 6 year old, who perhaps only knows about a few careers and whose idea of fun will change dramatically...
Careers and Jobs are Changing

Careers and Jobs are Changing

Careers are not what they used to be, and the jobs we love to hate are rapidly disappearing, at least in the format in which we expect them to show up. Previous generations expected to graduate from college or high school and start out in a job or career in which they...
Do Your Background Research

Do Your Background Research

If you are looking at several new careers that you might enjoy, the first step is to find out more about those careers, so that you can narrow the list down to include only the careers that have real potential for you. To figure out what each job on your list involve,...
Why Do We Choose the Wrong Career?

Why Do We Choose the Wrong Career?

One of the main reasons is that we have a very limited knowledge of careers – there are thousands of careers out there that most of us have never heard of. The problem is that we don’t get a lot of careers education at school or college and it tends to be very...
Procrastination

Procrastination

Want to change direction, but find yourself putting it off? Proscrastination – we all do it to some extent, and with things like a trip to the shops for non-essentials or doing the laundry, it probably doesn’t matter much, but there are times when it can really...