Manage Your Career

How Does This Job Fit Your Career Plan? In creating a plan for your career path or transition you identified your goals. These goals related to everything from salary level, to opportunities for growth and change, to benefits and working environment. As part of your decision process in choosing your job, you compared what you…

Attain Goals

Congratulations on making a successful career transition. You probably experienced many road bumps along the way, question yourself about the new direction countless times and summoned up lots of motivation and discipline to keep going. Now, it is time to celebrate your achievements and plan for success in your new role. Overview This section provides…

Achievement Statements

Now it is your turn to practice writing Achievement Statements! Use the template below to create Achievement Statements for your last three job positions, beginning with your most recent position first.  Create 3 to 5 achievement bullets for each position (using more bullets for the most recent and/or most important positions). –  Problem: –  Action:…

Generating Opportunity: External

The same process that you apply to generating internal opportunities applies to generating external opportunities. In both cases, you must be careful not to violate any moral or ethical guidelines such that you might be seen as betraying your manager, co-workers, organization, or company. With external opportunities, your most likely source of opportunities will be…