Advancing in Your Career
by Ron Kurtus (updated 16 March 2023)
Your career consists of the sequence of jobs or occupations that you have, as well as the levels you achieve in those positions.
Advancing in your career consists of several steps. First, you must get a good job. Then you want to make a good impression, such that you get a positive evaluation and raise in pay. Finally, you need a strategy for getting promotions and moving up the ladder as high as you can go.
You may be required to obtain a different, better job, or you may want to change fields to get one that is more satisfying to you.
The purpose of these lessons is to help you get a start at improving your skills in getting a good job and advancing in your career.
Basics of Career Advancement
Importance of Personal Character in Your Career
Steps to get a job
Organize your efforts to get a job
Factors in Selecting Job or Career
Top 10 Mistakes People Make When Looking for Work by Jack Molisani
Find places to apply for a job
Finding Out About Jobs
Finding a Job Online
Where Companies Look for New Workers
Get Job Contacts with Elevator Speech
Getting a Job in a Different City
Get a job interview
Résumé Cover Letter Guidelines
Impressions Important in Job Interview <<<<
Demonstrating your wares
Providing References When Applying for a Job
Overcome Fear in a Job Interview
Competing for a Job
Moving up the ladder
Using the 5 Powers to Advance Your Career
Enhance Your Career by Being a Brand
Overcome the Fear of Speaking in a Meeting
Dealing with Your Boss
On Getting Fired or Laid Off
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