Career planning is an exciting process of finding your ideal career, based upon your intrinsic interests, motivational traits, personal work style, personality, values, skills, and aptitudes.
You can easily have years go by without exploring your potential for success. Surveys typically indicate that a large percentage of people do not enjoy their work. Students often decide upon a major without fully exploring the most rewarding options. Studies show people who are working in a career that supports their intrinsic interests are happier, and more successful and fulfilled.
Whether a first career or a career change, millions of people are using career planning to find their ideal career.
This session involves analyzing your past experiences and discussing options to pursue a career that aligns with your core values. We will discuss the use of various tools and most importantly, review the decision-making processes. This entails a review of:
- Applying essential decision-making steps and tools
- Asking yourself key decision-making questions
- Developing a plan
- Conducting Informational Interviews or Job Shadowing
You will leave this career change planning session with a step by step guide customized for you to pursue a new path. This guide also includes a strategic job search action plan so you can visualize the steps necessary to secure a new job, once we have determined what you are targeting!