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Why Own Your Career?

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Own Your Career

Own Your Career


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Why are we born to own our careers?

-Our ancestors had to be resourceful and creative to feed themselves and survive.

-Work in its current form is a new invention and the rare exception in history, not a natural human state.


How has the world of work changed?

-The traditional career paths and assumptions are no longer valid — e.g. that big corporations will take care of loyal workers who automatically move up in a career escalator — due to at least two (interrelated) macro forces:

-(1) Technology (automates jobs, changes the nature of jobs, and makes it easier to offshore jobs), and

-(2) Globalization (increases competition for jobs).

-“Professional loyalty now flows ‘horizontally’ to and from your network rather than ‘vertically’ to your boss.”

-“Networking has been replaced by intelligent network building.”

-“Searching for a job only when you’re unemployed or unhappy at work has been replaced by always be generating


-And much much more!


Coach Rod is ready to take your most difficult and sensitive career questions you have.  Listen in on the internet via www.BlogTalkRadio.com/OwnYourCareer and call in with your tough questions at 347-857-3320.