By Susan Enns
Every once in a while when many of us evaluate the past and look forward to a better future. For some, that means the question arises as to whether they should make a career change and start looking for new employement.
Should you move to greener pastures with a new company After all, we spend far too many hours at work not to be happy in what we do. On the other hand, changing positions is no guarantee things will get better once we’ve made the switch. The devil you know is better than the devil you don’t, as they say.
The only way to truly answer that is question is to ask yourself if you are achieving your goals with your current employer. If the answer is no, and more importantly you think you never will, then yes, it’s time to start looking for a new job.
Before you start sending out your resume though, do you really know what your goals are? Are you sure because most people don’t have a clear direction for their life? To help you with your goals and objectives, download our Goal Setting and Action Planning Tool from the B2B Sales Connections Free Download Centre. It’s available for free for a limited time.
Once you have clearly defined your goals and you still believe that you need to make a career change to achieve them, start your job hunt. We have a number of job search tips on our Blog to help you get started.
The bottom line is you shouldn’t settle for anything less than the best plan to get you where you want to go in life. As a wise person once said – “Many people look forward to the new year for a new start on old habits.” – Author Unknown.