Switchers: Change Careers and Seize Success

Lead Change Blog

Want to get unstuck, and pull off the most daring and fulfilling career move of your life—landing a new career that you’re genuinely passionate about? Career changers face unique challenges that demand fresh approaches. As a career switcher, you have to go beyond the basics, using tactics tailor-made to ensure your candidacy stands out. SUCCEED in the right career! The post Switchers: Change Careers and Seize Success appeared first on Lead Change.

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How to Get Ahead in Your Business Management Career

Women on Business

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Stop Managing Your Career

In the CEO Afterlife

Inherent in the definition of career is the opportunity to progress. More than ever, people are seeking mentors, “branding” themselves and carefully managing their careers in order to dash up that quintessential corporate ladder. So what is wrong with managing your career?

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The Quest For Career Fulfillment

Strategy Driven

When embarking on a career, there are a number of goals that most of us want to achieve. Career fulfilment. What is career fulfilment? The concept of career fulfilment is, as one would expect, a desire to feel fulfilled – in some way – by the work we do.

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Managing a Successful Career

Coaching Tip

your intentions are to manage a successful career. Winning Time Management Strategies. Let's not waste another minute.if Recognize, once you get to a certain level in business, everyone is smart and you are expected to compete. .

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Industries That Provide Stable Careers

Strategy Driven

But you probably want to pursue a career path in an industry that can provide a stable long-term job. The property market provides a very stable landscape for anybody looking to build a long-term career. It’s a career that can earn you a substantial income.

7 Top Tips For Progressing Your Career

Strategy Driven

Are you an ambitious person who is determined to achieve higher and progress your career quickly? To ensure your career progression is constantly moving forward, you should endeavor to take on as much responsibility as possible.

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7 Signs Your Career is Impacting Your Relationship

Strategy Driven

As few things will be more important than your other half, it is important to identify how your career could be affecting your love life each day so that you can take the steps to improve your connection. Here are seven signs your career is negatively impacting your relationship.

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Why Career Progression Starts with Self-Improvement

Strategy Driven

However, to successfully improve your career, you’ll need to adapt a new approach and attitude. Talk to Your Manager. It is also important that you look through your strengths and limitations, so you can determine which future careers will suit you.

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Fall in Love With Your Career all Over Again

Strategy Driven

One of the things so many people crave these days is a career that they love. There are so many different factors that can impact our careers and the way we enjoy them, and it is important to keep this in mind moving forward.

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3 Ways to Further Your Business Career

Strategy Driven

Are you ready to take your business career to a whole new level? Check out the three ways to go about doing so below and get ready to enjoy the perks of an exciting career in the ever-changing world of business. Get out there and do what it takes to further your business career today!

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2016 May Be Your Year For A New Career

Lead Change Blog

What if 2016 is your year for a new career? New Career Skills. Fearless exploring is the most important new-career skill you can have. When you are looking ahead at starting a new career, you will need to answers to these questions: How do you come across to people?

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Four Meaningful Careers and How to Start Them

Strategy Driven

To ensure that you’re working towards a career that’s meaningful and wholesome, it’s best to choose wisely from an early stage in your working life in order for you to always get the most out of your working life, enjoying every day you spend in the job.

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How to Propel Your Career in 10 Minutes

Great Leadership By Dan

But what about career management? There’s a well-publicized notion that professionals spend more time planning a vacation than planning for their careers. Here are nine simple strategies to actively manage your career in less than ten minutes a day: Stay active on LinkedIn.

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How to Avoid the 5 Career Derailers

Leading Blog

W HY DO SOME careers stall while others flourish? The careers of one-half to two-thirds of managers and leaders will derail. “At At some point, over half of us will get fired or demoted—or our careers will flat-line, and we won’t reach our innate potential.

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Your Career is Your Responsibility

Nathan Magnuson

I’ve been thinking about career selection and management a lot recently. When I’m asked how I landed where I am, I’m quick to reply that I wouldn’t wish my career path on anyone but I sure do love where I am now. Your career is your career.

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Helping Leads to Successful Careers

Let's Grow Leaders

Individualized performance management systems Hidden agendas History and scar tissue Politics Expectations of reciprocity Burnout… And yet, helping is the biggest predictor of team success. Research also shows that genuine helping improves careers.

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7 Presentation Strategies to Skyrocket Your Career

Strategy Driven

Set aside any personal angst you may have about presenting and public speaking and follow these 7 strategies to take your career to the next level. You just finished reading 7 Presentation Strategies to Skyrocket Your Career !

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What Experts are Saying About Career Advice: May Frontline Festival

Let's Grow Leaders

For May’s Frontline Festival, I asked experts around the world to share their best career advice. Holding Career Conversations. Miller of The People Equation brings us Career Conversations: Leaders, Are You Getting It Right. Critical Career Skills.

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6 Tips for New Managers

Career Advancement

How management chooses to treat its people impacts everything—for better or for worse.”. Client Julie says: I’ve just accepted a job as manager of my department. Coach Joel answers: Becoming a manager probably marks a dramatic shift from your previous role.

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Will this project manager make a good people manager?

Lead Change Blog

His company is eying him for promotion, because they want him to “rub off” on other project managers, whose results aren’t as stellar. In theory, a good project manager can become a good [.] Author information Leigh Steere Co-founder, Managing People Better, LLC—a management research firm/think tank. Sam’s team just delivered a complex project on-time, on-budget, and with impeccable quality.

Workplace Trends – The Portfolio Career

Survive Your Promotion

For companies this means figuring out new ways to manage and engage with a mix of employees and contractors. It’s Monday morning and the first rays of the rising sun glint off the rooftops of lines of cars inching their way into cities across the US.

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Managing Conflict

Lead Change Blog

Are you someone who struggles managing conflict? I am not one who enjoys managing conflict. He is also a certified professional coach specializing in career and leadership strategies. Bill holds a BS in Management, an MA in Leadership, and is an active member with the International Coaching Federation. Leadership Development Conflict Management Self Development workplace relationships Many leaders are uncomfortable when it comes to confrontation.

Why You Shouldn’t Dismiss a Career in Sales

Strategy Driven

Whether you are looking for a career change, or just starting out, the very thought of a career in sales might bring you out in a cold sweat; long hours, high targets and difficult customers might spring to mind. One of the positives about a career in sales is that you learn on the job.

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8 Ways to Refresh Your Career in the New Year

Let's Grow Leaders

If you’re a people manager, you’re likely meeting with your team to establish performance agreements and developmental plans. 8 Ways to Refresh Your Career in the New Year. The new year is the perfect time to step back and take some tangible actions to invest in your career.

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Take Charge of Your Career Like a Boss

Lead Change Blog

I train a lot of managers. Here’s just a snippet of what I suggest to managers that they [.] As a coach, trainer and consultant, Mary Schaefer''s expertise is in helping managers and employees conquer their dread about difficult conversations, to go into them feeling equipped and confident. Mary is a former HR manager, holds a Master''s degree in HR and is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR).

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25 Career Options in Leadership Development

Great Leadership By Dan

Interested in a career in leadership development? Mid-level or Senior Manager : m anagers developing the managers below them. Leadership Trainer or Training Manager : c onducting or managing leadership and management training programs.

15 Timeless Work Habits for Career Success

Great Leadership By Dan

I’ve learned these lessons through over 30 years of hard knocks, and have made a career out of helping others be successful. Don’t be one of those people, and you’ll have a long and satisfying career. I’ve seen too many workaholics ruin their health, their relationships, and if they are a manager, they burn out their employees. Remember, that next hiring manager is probably going to want to talk to your previous bosses.

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Managers: Do you “ask” enough?

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Career Development Leadership Development Master the art of asking and you will enrich your understanding of employees, the challenges they face, and their ideas for meeting those challenges. Career Development Leadership Development emotional intelligence people management

Four Ways to Break Career Stagnation

Career Advancement

As Aaron took stock of his career he decided to combat the stagnation. He wrote a weekly message updating management on the projects he was working on. This is a great time to discuss your concerns about your career stagnation. He sees his career stagnation breaking apart.

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4 Ways to Leverage Social Media to Enhance Your Career

Let's Grow Leaders

How to Be a Manager When Your Employees Are Older Than You. Career & Learning career development networking social mediaThis is a guest post by LGL Community member Scott Huntington.

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How to Turn Traveling the World into a Career

Strategy Driven

You just finished reading How to Turn Traveling the World into a Career ! The post How to Turn Traveling the World into a Career appeared first on StrategyDriven. Practices for Professionals Professional Development career management strategydriven

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Career Reinvention Journal—Moving Beyond Fear

Art Petty

Of all of the monsters lurking in the dark and keeping us from moving forward or onward to new career adventures, fear is the most potent. Kicking fear to the curb through deliberate action is key to overcoming the gravitational pull it exerts on our lives and careers.

Five tips for career growth

Lead on Purpose

The people whose careers seem to grow the fastest follow similar patterns of behavior. They take charge of their career and accept full responsibility for their growth. The following five actions will help accelerate your career growth: Improve skills and knowledge: Instead of hunkering down in your current state, take specific actions to improve your skills. The Product Management Perspective: Career growth is important to every product manager I know.

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Ask Rich Gee: Career Questions From Quora.

Rich Gee Group

Here are some of my best answers to great questions concerning people’s careers: What is more difficult in the long run, working for a company or running your own business? Where on their resumes might long-term unemployed job candidates address their current career gaps?

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How to Succeed in a Retail Career

Strategy Driven

Are you thinking of starting a career in retail? But, those willing to work hard and stick around are often rewarded with positions in management. Take A Course in Business Management. Once you have gotten into a lower management position, you will now have more responsibility.

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5 Insights to Managing Chaordic Tension

Leading Blog

Intuitively, yes, entrepreneurship is a risky career path. Managing this tension is the key to success in growing and stable organizations—regardless of industry, size, years in business, or profit motive. Here are my five insights on how to manage chaordic tension: 1.

Development Program Offered for Veterans Working on Their “Career 2.0”

Strategy Driven

military will transition into civilian careers. The pro bono program is designed to guide successful transitions from military to civilian careers and is open to veterans of any rank who separated from military service in the last two years or who will transition in the next 12 months.

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Be Like The Managers You Liked In Your Career

Eric Jacobson

As a manager, you've undoubtedly worked for other managers in your career. You've likely worked for good managers and for not so good managers. One of the simplest things you can do to ensure you are a good manager is to think about what you liked and disliked about your past managers. Then, adapt your management style to include the things you appreciated most from your past good managers.

Be A Time Management God.

Rich Gee Group

Over the past few weeks, I've been aggregating many time management tips I share with my clients to get more done in the limited amount of time they have. It's a mix of managing your time more effectively and dealing with that old devil — procrastination.

What I Wish I Knew When I Started My Career (Part Two)

Lead Change Blog

In yesterday’s post , I shared eight things I know now, that I wish I had known when I had started my career. Being agile and ready to bend and adapt to changing circumstances is an absolutely vital skill set to develop if you want to have a career that’s as frustration free as possible.

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Best Leadership Advice From My Career

Eric Jacobson

Fortunately, most of my career I’ve worked in effective corporate cultures. Top managers had a clear, realistic and strategic vision for how the company would grow and compete in the marketplace. In this way, employees owned the culture as much as the management did.

4 Must-Have Skills of the Well-Rounded Project Manager

Strategy Driven

In today’s business environment, project managers are now recognized for their critical role in keeping essential business functions running smoothly. As such, there’s been a corresponding boom in demand for workers with project management skills. Change Management.