When you think about it, time flies so quickly. As we get closer to Thanksgiving and the upcoming holidays, before we know it, it will be New Year’s and closing out 2015 and saying hello to 2016. For most of us, we want all good things in the new year and that can include finding a new next step for our careers.
As the year comes to an end (faster every year, I think), what can we do to prepare for our next steps?
Some of my quick ideas for those who are employed are, as follows:
For those who are unemployed, your 2015 close out should include:
You can do some or all of this on your own – you can also look into career services like my company to help you be prepared for your next step. My seminars in March about How to Take Your Next Step are a great gift for a friend or family member (or even for yourself) as we get out of the holiday season, be ready for taking your next step with help from the best.
Lisa Vento Nielsen