"If you've got job-search woes, promotion troubles, or career confusion, grad school is not the answer. Learn the five reasons to skip grad school when you're at a crossroads, and what you should do instead."
The article discusses 5 areas to review as you consider your options to grow and advance your career. Only you can decide if now is the right time to take on additional debt and whether grad school will help you obtain your dream job.
1. There isn’t a high enough return.
2. Employers look for results, not education.
3. Grad school is a poor differentiator.
4. It’s better to do something, not just learn about it.
Do you know what you want to do with your career? What if you don't? The quest for the right career field frustrates students both before and after graduation. It frustrates people who are unhappy with their jobs and want something very different.
The article helps explore the value an internship can bring to your career. Including job experience, finding out if you really do like the industry, networking, competitive edge, experience for your resume, and an inside track to a full time job.
Do you dread personal exchanges with coworkers, daily meetings, and office happy hours? You're not alone. There are many careers in which your shyness can help you shine. We've got the professional careers that match your bashful personality.
Develop a Skills Plan for the Life Cycle of Your CareerHuffington PostIn today's volatile economic environment, success amid global competition and technological change requires workers to take charge of their careers.