Prompt: How can I “add value” in my job and become indispensable? Today we are back to thinking about your career development. Often an important factor in getting a promotion, a pay rise or a … Continue reading Prompt: How can I add value?
Write a reading list. Your New Year Resolutions may have already fallen by the wayside. You may have ambitiously said that you were going to read more books and read a book a week. Yes, … Continue reading Prompt: Reading List for 2018
When did it become cool to be busy? It’s not. It is important to have a work-life balance that works for you, to take breaks and actually enjoy living as well as working. To do … Continue reading Prompt: How am I going to “Work Smarter” this year?
Are you good at blowing your own trumpet? Are you getting the recognition you deserve? Are you highlighting your achievements? Does your boss know what you do? Do they really know what you do? Far … Continue reading Prompt: What achievements do I need to tell my boss about?
Think about your job. Your career. What are your key motivators for doing your job? Why do you do the job you do? What do you aspire to? What inspires you? Write down your thoughts.
Writing a Career Journal can be a great way to record and reflect. Here are 5 things to write about in your free-writing section of your career journal (and add to your personal prompts list). … Continue reading 5 Things to Write about in your Career Journal
Prompt: 10 ways I might solve a problem Pick a problem that you have and brainstorm ways that you might solve that problem. They can be silly things, they can be serious, they can be … Continue reading Prompt: 10 ways I might solve a problem
The idea behind having a career development journal is to give you a safe space. Today I want to encourage you to use this safe space to think about your pain points and fears and … Continue reading Prompt: This is a safe space: Pain points & fears
Sometimes we have our best ideas in the shower. What did you think about in the shower today? Write it down and tease it out.
Prompt: 10 things I learned from X Pick a person. Any person. A mentor, a sponsor, someone you go to for advice… and write down 10 things you have learned from them. They can be … Continue reading Prompt: 10 things I learned from X