15 FUNDAMENTAL CAREER TRUTHS
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Dr Mario Denton has been ranked as the number fifth career direct consultant in the world in 2021. Career Direct have trained 3484 consultants in 73 nations and translated the material into 20 languages and have done over the past 24 years among 300 000 assessments
All jobs have less appealing elements – Doing those with less interest will take more stamina and motivation. Choosing a career is a process.
Exploring career options opens the door to possibilities.
Finding a career that allows you to express yourself in your best way and do this in an environment that honours your unique style is a universal goal.
For adults, responses to are stable over long periods, even over many years. For teenagers and young adults, responses can shift somewhat as they gain work experience, although the shifts are seldom extreme.
If you are not sure of your career choice, it means you get to keep exploring options while you search for a field of interest.
Nearly 4 out of 5 workers are not currently in their dream job.
Others may take months or even years to explore options while looking for the career that will allow them to be and do what interests them the most.
People do tend to put more energy into work that interests them.
Review the kinds of work that attract your unique design.
Some will know quickly the kind of career they want to pursue.
The world is full of job variations that might appeal to you.
What kinds of tasks will drain your energy?
Will matching your career choice with your personality be enough to guarantee your success in a career? No.
Your career choice is driven more than your personality preferences.