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Ignite Your Career by Karen Colligan

  1. 1. Ignite Your CareerThe Re Discovery Phase Re-Discovery Karen Colligan December 5, 2011
  2. 2. I always knew I wanted to be somebody when I grew up, I guess I should have been more specific. Lily Tomlin
  3. 3. Why Are We Here Today? I ’ all about me… It’s ll b Focus on “what’s next” Get very clear about who you are at this point in time Actions for 2012 Raffle:  The Get Real Guide to Your Career  A No-Nonsense Plan for Finding the Work You Want  Lumina Spark Portrait
  4. 4. It is Time forRe-Discovery…1. Renew2. Recreate2 R t3. Revitalize
  5. 5. Reality… PeopleThink
  6. 6. Who is in the Room?1.1 Employed and looking for new work inside current employer?2. Employed and looking for new work p y g outside current employer?3. Entrepreneur who wants to explore new ways of doing business?4. Unemployed and looking for work?5.5 Want to explore a brand new career?6. Had nothing better to do tonight?
  7. 7. We spend 40 hours a week, 50 weeks a year year, for 40 years at work.That is 80,000 hours of our life. , PeopleThink
  8. 8. What Might Stop Yo ? You?1. h1 I have no time. ti2. I need a certain amount of income to live. li3. What if my current employer finds out I am looking? l ki ?4. I am afraid of what people will think.5. I am lucky to have a job?6. I am just flat out tired. j
  9. 9. Passion and Work… I it Possible??? Is P ibl ???
  10. 10. 5 St Step Process P1.1 Taking I T ki Inventory t • Who are you and how did you get here?2. Creating You g • Now that you know, what do you want next?3. Designing Your Target Market • How much time, whom do you speak to… time to4. Getting Out There • Start telling people what you want and landing the work5.5 Taking Ch T ki Charge of Your Career fY C • Don’t stop now…
  11. 11. The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes…
  12. 12. Let’s Reminisce… Wh t is the best What i th b t work experience you have ever had in your life? Why?
  13. 13. Paint Your Picture for 2012 1. 1 Values V l 2. Skills 3. Barriers 4. Natural Talents 5. People you want to speak to in 2012 6. Actions
  14. 14. Supportive Freedom Accomplishment Decision Environment Authority A th it Selling Security Expertise Teamwork Competition C titi Balance B l Fun Status Independence High Earnings Trust/Integrity Harmony & H Affiliation Values Professional Growth Influence Originality Inspiration RecognitionTime Freedom Ethics Power & P Excellence Control Authority Adventure/Excitement Passion Collaboration Philanthropy
  15. 15. Strategic Public Relations Time Management Planning a g Communication Innovative Technology Managing Groups g g p Collaborating C ll b ti Creativity Analysis Negotiation MediationPartnering Motivating g Selling Skills Inspiring Others Project Management Coaching C hi Leadership Problem Business Solving Acumen Training Critical Thinker Presenting Marketing Financial Analysis Visionary y Operations Listening
  16. 16. Overly Talkative Perfectionist Fear of Inflexible Failure F il Argumentative Poor Difficulty ManagingPoor j dP judge of f Listener Stress/Pressureother people Stubborn Disorganized g Timid Barriers Closed-Minded Cl d Mi d dAbrasive Insecure Indecisive Arrogant Moody DefensiveProcrastinator Burn-Out Compulsive Resistant to New EasilyFear of Success Irritated Ideas and People Workaholic Difficulty Prioritizing
  17. 17. Organized Structured Innovator Kind Leader Use Humor Collaborator C ll b t Creative Negotiator Mediator Timely MotivatorInfluencer Natural Critical Thinker Sales Person Talents Visionary Project ManageCoach Inspiring Listener
  18. 18. Suppliers Friends • Past/Present / Community Business/Professional Associations NeighborsAlumnae 3 People You Want to Speak with in Customers 2012 Relatives Co-Workers Co Workers Spouse/Partner’s • Past/Present Network Personal Business • Bankers/Brokers
  19. 19. Actions Wh t are 1-3 actions you will take in What 1 3 ti ill t k i 2012 to move your career to the next place? PeopleThink
  20. 20. Paint YP i t Your Picture for 2012 Pi t f
  21. 21. 5 St Step Process P1.1 Taking I T ki Inventory t • Who are you and how did you get here?2. Creating You g • Now that you know, what do you want next?3. Designing Your Target Market • How much time, whom do you speak to… time to4. Getting Out There • Start telling people what you want and landing the work5.5 Taking Ch T ki Charge of Your Career fY C • Don’t stop now…
  22. 22. Karen’s 2012 Actions…1.1 Have a clear goal in place2. Focus3. Make3 M k a plan l  Review the plan often  Be willing to adjust your plan4. Know who you are TODAY… • Use th “Paint Your Career Picture” U the “P i t Y C Pi t ” document
  23. 23. Karen’s 2012 Actions (con’t)5.5 Communicate clearly what you are looking for6.6 Maintain a consistent activity level7. Stay positive8.8 Be willing to take some risks illing isks9. Be very, very proud of yourself!!!! PeopleThink
  24. 24. Whatever you do,or dream you can can,begin it.Boldness hasgenius and powerand magic in it. Goethe
  25. 25. Raffle Th Get Real Guide to Y The G t R l G id t Your C Career  A No-Nonsense Plan for Finding the Work you Want Lumina Spark Portrait
  26. 26. Workbook Version On-Line Versionwww.PeopleThink.biz
  27. 27. Lumina Spark Portrait
  28. 28. Upcoming Events Lumina Learning Webinar Friday,12/16 - 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM PST Experience the power of using Lumina Spark with your clients. Learn what others around the world are discovering:  How to communicate powerfully, and raise their level of influence and heighten organizational effectiveness. http://conta.cc/vCAvLf kcolligan@PeopleThink.biz PeopleThink
  29. 29. Thank You… Karen Colligan PeopleThink p 415.440.7944 kcolligan@peoplethink.biz www.PeopleThink.biz www PeopleThink biz

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