Did you know that the average person spends more than 90,000 hours in their lifetime at work? You don’t need to be stuck in a job that you hate. It doesn’t matter what stage of your career you’re in, having career uncertainty can negatively impact you in more ways than you may realize.
Not enjoying your occupation can cause stress, tensions in your personal life, a lack of motivation, and more. At any point in your career, you have the ability to make decisions that can completely change the trajectory of your occupation. If you feel stagnant in your growth, unfulfilled by your daily life, or you just crave something different, then it may be time to consider taking a new step in your career. A career shift will enable you to grow as an individual in both your personal and professional life as you learn more about who you are and what you are capable of accomplishing.
People often won’t leave their job due to money worries, a fear of failure, uncertainty for the next steps, or because they feel like the timing isn’t right. Through developing a deeper understanding of what you want in your career, you’ll be empowered to make decisions that will guide you to a career that enables you to thrive.
Life is more than just paying bills, living for the weekend, and watching the clock until you are allowed to go home. Every day is a gift full of new opportunities, you should be excited about the potential that each new day holds. Your occupation can be an opportunity to motivate you, guide you, and empower you to grow. Identifying your career goals, anchors, and focuses will project you into your desired new direction that redefines your career story.
In this module, you will learn about career clarity, anchor and focus, how to identify your career goals to map what your ideal legacy would look like. You will work through various exercises intended to help understand yourself better, guiding you and inspiring you on what your next steps may be.