22 Sep

Create Opportunities

How to Create Career Opportunities

Great career opportunities don’t usually just fall into your lap. Success is not a gift. Here are some tips on how you can create career opportunities and build success for yourself.

  1. Be Prepared

An opportunity is no good if you aren’t prepared for it.  Seek out the education you need and practice your professional skills constantly.

  1. Network

Connect with people in your industry  to increase the likelihood that they will pass opportunities to your way.

  1. Seek Out Opportunities

Set up alerts and search through industry and career sites to find opportunities that will be a good fit for you.

  1. Drop What Doesn’t Serve You

Don’t stay in jobs with no opportunity for advancement or in a situation that actively keeps you from opportunity.

  1. Don’t Ignore Small Opportunities

Never pass by an opportunity for growth, even if it seems too small. Your success may open doors in the future.

  1. Know What You Want

Don’t aimlessly try to create opportunities for random things. Have a clear idea of what it is that you want and work towards that goal.

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