The word that every professional dreads… Lay-offs... Just the hint or mention of lay-offs is to enough to send anyone into panic mode. I personally know how stressful facing a lay-off or a transition with work can be, especially when you don’t get to decide your own fate.
What do you do when you feel stuck in your career? Are you tired of having the same career year after year with no progress? If so then the time is now to get unstuck! It’s time to begin to dream again and regain hope of what your career can be! I once lost my dream of what I wanted out of my career and found myself in the cycle where every day Monday - Friday was the same.
The moment you stop dreaming and having hope of where your career could be is when you get stuck. Mindset is everything, what you think you are is what you will be. You can achieve anything but you first must believe you can. So I’m going to share 10 tips to help you get unstuck in your career.
It’s that time of year where you begin to reflect on what you’ve accomplished so far this year and what you haven’t accomplished. Then there’s the family that maybe you’re not looking forward to seeing and the questions you’re not looking forward to answer, such as WHY are you still single or not married. Or the WHEN are you having kids questions. If that wasn’t enough invasion into your personal life its’ the HOW question, where you may be tempted to exaggerate the truth about work, relationships and other things to avoid the follow-up questions.