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How to make a success of your career choice


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Very educative slides on how an employee could make a success of the choice of career and career development.

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How to make a success of your career choice

  1. 1. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career ChoiceHttp://
  2. 2. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice
  3. 3. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career ChoiceWhat steps should be taken to make a success out of a chosen career? How can youmake a success out of your chosen career? What actions must you take to besuccessful in any profession you decide to embrace? How can you achieve yourgoal of being successful in your calling?
  4. 4. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice ● Self Assessment:Choosing the right career and one which you could make a success of starts withconducting a personal in depth analysis of yourself. You need to know what your interestsare. You need to know your likes and dislikes. You need to discover your goals andaspirations in life. You must decide what you feel most comfortable doing. You should findout your skills and personalities. You should also find out your desires. In point of fact,desire is the starting point of all great things in life including choosing a successful career.Therefore with the assessment of your desires, interests, skills and personalities you will bemaking a great move towards choosing a fitting career and making a success out of it.
  5. 5. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice● Discover your passion:By passion is that thing or activity you love doing and you can neverget tired of doing. Observe any successful person and you will see aperson who loves absolutely what he does. In point of fact it isimpossible to achieve long term success in any endeavor includingyour profession unless you love what you are doing. Therefore youcan never be successful in your profession unless you passionatelylove what you are doing. Backed with enthusiasm and commitmentmaking a success out of your chosen calling will certainly beachieved.
  6. 6. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice ● Narrow down your career options:Having identified your interests, skills, personality and passion you should then endeavorto identify the occupations that are in conformity with them. Narrow down your options bytrying your hands on those selected to see which one will fit you the best and which oneyou will be most enthusiastic about. The idea is to choose the one you will love to repeatdoing today, tomorrow, in a month’s time, in a year’s time and forever without yourpassion waning. You can try them on part time basis to know select the best.
  7. 7. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice ● Set Achievable Career Goals:Eventually you will reach a stage where you would have identified a career you will lovepursuing and want to be successful with. You should therefore start mapping out thestrategies on how to achieve your goal. Whether you are still in school or you have leftschool and still job searching or you are already employed and want to make a careerchange, the process is all the same. If you are still in school, you will need to identify whatcourse you will read to enable you achieve your goal. You will then plan on how long it willtake to do so. If you are a school leaver or an employee desiring a career change, you willhave to know what qualifications you must have if you already do not have one, how tocraft a professional resume, how to write a cover letter, preparation for job interview andworking on how to acquire the necessary professional certificate if do not have one.
  8. 8. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice ● Development of self:This is another important step in the bid to make a success of career choice. There is theneed to continually update yourself with the latest happening in your profession. By doingthis you will endear yourself to employers and show that you are prepared uplift yourself atyour own expense. Self development is one of the most important factors determiningfactors in living a successful and fruitful life including choice of career.
  9. 9. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career Choice ● Networking, Networking, Networking:By networking with colleagues in your profession and industry it makes it possible toupdate yourself with the latest information within the industry and profession. Anytimethere are career openings you get to learn about them faster. Even if you are a school leaverthrough networking you get to learn about job openings and vacancies faster. This willtherefore enhance success in your job search and in your employment. Join yourprofessional association, alumni association or any other organization that could boost thedevelopment in your chosen career.
  10. 10. How to Make a Success Out of Your Career ChoiceHttp://