President & CEO
Lainie Bennett is President and CEO of Millennium Personnel Corp., an independently owned and operated boutique administrative employment agency.
Thinking about making your next career move? Whether it is because you are not happy in your current job or considering a promotion, preparing for your next move is crucial. There are a lot of factors to take into consideration so make sure you adequately plan for your change. Your career success depends on how ready you are.
First, establish your career goals. Where do you see yourself in three, five or even ten years from now? Next, strategize the steps you need to take to get there. It is very important to set reasonable goals for your career move to avoid wasting time and taking shots in the dark. Assess your skills and qualifications and verify whether or not they meet the standards of the job you’re considering. If not, figure out what training and education you need in order to secure that particular role.
Furthermore, research the position you are considering for your career move. Get a comprehensive picture of the job. Ensure you understand the tasks involved with the role and decide if it is something that you actually want to do. You should make sure that your next career move matches your interest. There is nothing like leaving a job you hated for something that you hate equally or more.
Additionally, explore the market of your desired position. Is it part of a growing industry? Are professionals in this field in high demand? Is there a lot of competition out there? The answers to these questions play a key role in your decision to either pursue the job or reexamine your move.
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