Hitting critical mass is a very good thing. Recently, one of my career clients hit it in full stride! What happened? My client was in transition! Surprised? Of course not. And the client was in transition for several years. Being in the Informational Technology was daunting because it seemed as though everyone in IT was back in the marketplace. And it always seems like your field is the most crowded when you are ‘looking’.
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Here are just a few thoughts about leverage. Webster says that leverage is use of credit in order to improve your speculative capacity. Okay, that might be a bit intense. I remember in physics we learned about simple machines (contraptions we made with pulleys and levers). The learning about the use of these machines were intended to teach us that using one thing could make the moving of another much easier.
The term Networking has become big paralleling the massive upswing of joblessness. People who would never ‘network’ are seeking to become proficient at it. Why? Career Management Professionals and the world at-large are declaring that networking is the biggest way to position oneself for that next career move.
Much of my time is spent working with people who are seking to land a new job or enhance their career. Both statuses can present levels of challenge. In the 21st Century there is way to reach out to a world that you may feel is beyond you. It seems like some feel that the social media phenomenon is not for them. That causes hesitation that can be overwhelming.