By Shreya Chakraborty
There are a lot of people who hate their jobs, but when asked what they want to do, many of them want to do what they are passionate about. But they struggle to figure out how they will build their career plan.
So, here is a guide on how to build an effective career plan to succeed professionally.
Start evaluating yourself to know where you stand out in a professional field. Evaluating yourself will help you to recognise your accomplishment and failures.
Build a career plan
1. Research the jobs you would like to do
2. Take a career assessment test as it will help you understand what kinds of jobs and careers are there according to your skills.
3. Talk to people about their careers like ask your friends and family, even your colleagues about their previous jobs because sometimes word of mouth is the best way to find a job that you will love.
Once you have an idea of what types of jobs you would like to have then, start thinking in terms of a long-term career. Also, do some research on where those jobs usually lead.
Make your move
Once you are done with your research and have analysed all possible options for yourself. Now it’s time to decide which direction you would like to take or which career path you want to choose.
She is a trainee writer at TimesJobs.