Seven Things You Can Do Now To Get Closer To Your ‘Dream Job’
You have a job that pays the bills, but at the end of the day, you often feel unsatisfied. You wonder if there is something else you should be doing, if maybe you studied the wrong subject in school.
On average, individuals are changing careers much more frequently than ever before. With all the options out there, sometimes you can’t know what you want until you know what you don’t want.
Your sought-after “dream job” might not be as far out of reach as you think. By setting up goals and an action plan, you can begin to narrow the gap between your reality and dream. Below, seven career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer their advice on how to make it happen.
Know Where You Want to Go
Create a life map that details out specifics in numerous categories of your desired life/job. You will see distinct commonalities that allow you to know precisely how to position yourself. You now also have a tool available to align your decisions by to ensure you take steps in the right direction. Aligning yourself brings about fulfillment even while in transition to the dream job. – Jen Kelchner
This article has a mention by Jen Kelchner or is authored by Jen Kelchner and was originally posted on Forbes.com. Jen Kelchner is a founding member of the Forbes Coaches Council and frequently writes on leadership and the workplace.