Career Advancement Tip #16*

Career Fantasies

When you were a kid you likely fantasized about what you wanted to do when you grew up. Remember your first “career fantasy.” Starting there, move forward in time and recall every career fantasy you ever had–lawyer, corporate executive, explorer, whatever. Picture yourself doing each one of them. Create list of the names these fantasy occupations.

Notice what you’re drawn to that gives you pleasure and satisfaction.

Review your list, paying special attention to the following:

  • Patterns you detected
  • Desireable features
  • The environments in which you’d work if you performed those jobs.

Read more about this Tip in  *101 Ways to Find Work…And Keep Finding Work for the Rest of Your Career!  By “Dr. Chaz” Austin. We give you the edge. For more on this and other personalized tips for moving your career forward please message me or fill out the contact form.