By Susan Britton Whitcomb
I have looked at this ebook from the library a couple of instances for task and grad university interviews (although it does not concentrate on college interviews). i discovered it to be a useful advisor to truly examine what my targets and talents are and with a view to articulate them in an interview. i ultimately broke down and purchased a replica. whatever referenced so frequently is certain to be an invaluable addition to my assortment.
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It’s obvious when children grow: They need a larger size of clothing. It’s not so obvious when adults grow: It takes a very conscious examination of our thought patterns, level of self-reliance, and degree of confidence to recognize when it’s time for us to try on a larger size of life— an enhanced identity. In enhancing your identity, it’s helpful to start with a simple list of adjectives that capture the essence of you. For instance, here’s a 10-point list of how I view myself: encouraging, inspirational, knowledgeable, leading, conscientious, thorough, capable, intuitive, gracious, successful.
Step 2—Identify your ideal Industry and Interests. Industry refers to where you will apply your functional skills, whereas Interests tap a specialty area that you connect with or are especially enthusiastic about. For instance, a nurse might target oncology as an Industry and then focus on pediatric oncology as a special Interest within oncology. 3. Step 3—Think about the T hings That Matter. When what you do from 8 to 5 aligns with your values and needs, you will find greater energy, motivation, and career satisfaction.
That final item is salary. Identify the range that you’re targeting for your next position. Of course, you won’t be mentioning your salary requirements to many people at this early stage. However, it’s important that you put pencil to paper to calculate what you would accept on the low end, what the industry average is, as well as what your ideal or dream salary would be. ”). S. The basic salary report from this site is free; a personalized salary report is available for approximately $30. List your three salary figures in the following box.