Job Satisfaction and Career Progress: Are You Where You Wanted to Be?

Job satisfaction and career progress sound like great goals, something to pursue eagerly. However, what happens if you think you’ve done that and then discover what you’ve achieved isn’t what you wanted? Maybe you “wake up” one day as you’re preparing for work and think, “I don’t want to do this!” How did that happen? […]

A Rewarding Career – Can It Be Yours?

Rewards are what make you feel that a major effort was worthwhile. A rewarding career happens when you make a determined effort to achieve the result you want and see it come to pass, in spite of whatever challenges you might have encountered along the way. The question is, Can you have what you would […]

Career Satisfaction & Lateral Moves

Many people change jobs to gain career advancement because they feel stuck where they are and see no likelihood of change in their current organization. Conventional wisdom suggests that moving “up the ladder” is the way to advance professionally, which might mean finding a new job in another company. However, a relatively new trend in […]

“How Am I Doing, Boss?” On-the-Job Success

Those of you who are currently employed–have you asked this question recently: “How am I doing, boss?” To go a bit further, have you even raised the question in your own mind? Long-term career success depends a lot on making wise choices in your professional life and on ensuring that your on-the-job performance can reasonably […]