Category Archives for Planning For Career Success

Planning For Success In Your Career

Many professional people in my experience fail to fulfil their potential. Why is this and what can you do differently to realise your potential and the rewards you desire?

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What Does It Take To Break Through Into Senior Management?

Working as an accountant in major organisations for over 25 before setting up my own business in 2006, what I consistently noticed is that it was not the most technically gifted people who got to the more senior level posts. I know that even though I climbed the career ladder from a Payments Clerk to […]

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14 Tips to Effectively Manage Your Career

Everyone spends a significant amount of their life at work.  To get the most out of your career you need to manage it.  So what are key steps that you need to take to manage your career. Tip 1: Know what you want to achieve  When you have a career as opposed to a job, […]

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Career Success: The Key Question You Must Answer

Whatever point you are at in your career, chances are that you want to achieve success.  The reasons why people want career success are varied and include: • Financial rewards and benefits • The status and standing of being in a senior role • The challenge of climbing the career ladder and overcoming the obstacles that arise • Sense […]

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Career: 14 Tips to Managing Your Career

Everyone spends a significant amount of their life at work.  To get the most out of your career you need to manage it.  So what are key steps that you need to take to manage your career. Tip 1: Know what you want to achieve  When you have a career as opposed to a job, […]

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Job Security: Are You Being Proactive Enough?

Fear of redundancy has spread to almost half of full-time workers, a poll showed after the Government’s latest multi-billion economic rescue package was met by plunging bank share prices.  This was reported this morning on the news pages of Yahoo UK.  In these challenging times it is natural for people to feel concerned and anxious […]

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Career: What do you want and why?

If you are reading this blog, I am guessing that you are probably someone who wants to achieve success as a manager or leader and have a successful career.  When it comes to our career and setting goals , very few have a clear idea of what they want and why they want it. Think about […]

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Career Goal: Do You Have One?

Many people want to achieve success in their careers.  Far fewer have a clear overall goal for their career.  Having an overall career goal is about knowing just how far you want to climb the career ladder.  Maybe middle management is as far as you want to go.  Others might aspire to be a Director […]

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