Last year I wrote an article for APF Futures in Finance on the 5 Worst Things You Could Do for Your Career. A repost of that article on Proformative in April this year garnered over 11,000 views … a Proformative record.
It also generated a request for a post on the 5 Best Things, which is this basis of this month’s Futures in Finance article.
- Plan well, and plan early
- Position yourself from value
- Build your digital footprint
- Network, network, network
- Reach out to recruiters before you need them
While all five of these tips are necessary, you need to do all of them immediately. It’s a journey to unearth and formulate your branded value messaging. It’s a process to create and expand your digital footprint. Networking, including with recruiters, is a good career management habit. I would encourage you to begin the journey… today!