Ok guys, how did you get into the career you are into today?
Although rarely admitted, one of the underlying reasons that people end up in careers that are misaligned to their true selves lies in the fact that our careers are often imposed on us by our guardians, and/or though sometimes rebellious we still manage to succumb to family pressure because that line of work is “marketable” or “it runs in the family”.
Feeling like you belong in the above categories? Don’t worry! Today, there are numerous tools that can help you start gaining the clarity to guide your career decisions. We found some to kick you off!
- Sparketype is a self-discovery tool that that helps you understand what keeps you in flow. You can then use this information to explore the right jobs/tasks for you. More details here
- In his popular TED talk – Start with Why; Simon Sinek expounds the importance of asking yourself the question; WHY? In his case studies; he shows how important it is for you to feel connected to what you do and how this inspires others. Listen and reflect discover what really matters for you!
- Want to learn more about your personal preferences and tap into these to add value in your team? What gives you energy? Understand how you take decisions? Take the classic Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Assessment here today and start your journey to self-discovery!
And of course, if you want an indepth analysis and support in figuring out your career direction, feel free to talk to us today!