Here’s some “food for thought” to help ease your transition.
Online learning, as with any academic endeavor, does require significant effort and a commitment to keeping up with the assignments and engaging with the course material.
It is your responsibility to take advantage of the opportunities that occur and achieve your goals. No one else is going to manage your career for you.
If you are exploring a new professional area of interest, you may want to set up an informational interview.
Researchers were startled to find that "71% of in-demand skills are required across two or more job categories."
A list of resources that includes general job search, information-gathering and resource building tools across all disciplines and professional subject areas.
How do you decide if it is time to make a change?
Nearly 1 in 5 employees (about 21 percent of the workforce) are planning to leave their current employers.
Interviewing is essential for your growth, expanding your network, understanding your value in the marketplace and crafting a career that will meet your highest goals.
A professional portfolio, in either electronic or hard-copy format, showcases your skills, experiences and accomplishments to a potential employer.
A well-written cover letter gives you an opportunity to clearly demonstrate your suitability for the desired position and lets potential employers get to know you better.
A well-written cover letter gives you an opportunity to clearly demonstrate your suitability for the desired position and give potential employers a chance to get to know you better