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To find the perfect career that best suits you, you really have to consider everything you have achieved in your life to date, and in addition to that, you need to take into consideration everything you would have wished to achieve.
You can ask yourself important questions like:
Why you chose you last job?
Have you ever considered every possible career you can undertake?
One sure thing you should not do is to follow other people’s mainstream ideas. Do some reading at the public library. There’s no need applying for a job just because many others are applying to it. Acting upon other’s advice is also not very good for your career path. You need to think for yourself and decide.
If you would love to become an English teacher teaching English to foreign students, you should choose that career. Do not dismiss it just because it seems a bit odd at first thought. You will only succeed when you are able to do the thing you like. Therefore, you should be bold in your career choice.
Have you had a burning desire to do something different in your life? Maybe now you realize how valuable past career experiences are for your future development. You know the common mistakes that can cost you jobs and the important of your past achievement to your future employment.
To truly evaluate yourself. Ask yourself hard questions like:
What type of personality do you have?
What do you expect from a job?
How do you know when you have got the perfect job?
What is your decision based on?
Do you have the required skills for your ideal job?
Who else will be affected by your career choice?
How many options are available to you?
There are resources both online and in print to help you make your choice. . One of the most effective methods is to go online and take a personality test to determine your skills, values and interests. Once you have evaluated your peculiarities, you can start your real journey the best matched career of your choice.
When you think about the past and consider what made you got to where you are now, have you ever thought of where you will be standing in the future? And how can you get there?
Setting up your expectations and goals is the first and most important step to achieve what you want in your career and also in your life.
You also have to consider the location and type of the job (permanent or contract), the work structure, reward and recognition, and any pressure associated with the job.
It is in fact a very simple process if you know what your values are. I wish you best luck in your career!