When was the last time you paused to think about where you’re at in your career? Are you happy with your skills, networks, and current job? Maybe you’re looking for a job, and you just can’t catch a break. Perhaps you’re stuck in a job that’s going nowhere and you feel like you’re spinning your wheels.
Many are realizing that the 21st-century job market is not the same job market our parents worked in. The rules have changed – and hiring managers and firms are looking for different skills and traits than they once did. Firms are looking for leaders with different approaches than the last generation valued. Perhaps it’s time to take inventory and change your approach a bit.
Our guest, Dr. Tracey Wilen, is a global speaker and author on the topic of 21st-century career trends and best practices. Her latest book, Employed For Life: 21st-Century Career Trends, outlines vital principles to understand in order to thrive in the new workplace. Dr. Wilen is going to help us understand what it takes to be a leader in whatever career field you have your sights on.