Finding Your Place In The Work Force (Infographics)
Everybody wants to be sure that they’re doing the right thing when it comes to working. After all, we spend tireless hours there most days of the week; if we’re doing something we hate, or we feel out of place, this isn’t going to have a great effect on our mental health. Here are some ideas to help you find your place in the work force:
Picture Your Ideal Lifestyle
It’s important you know what your ideal lifestyle looks like, as your job is going to have a huge effect on it. How much time do you want off? Do you want to be free to choose your own days, like a freelancer, or do you want the security of paid time off? How many hours per day do you want to spend at work? Do you want to be standing or seated? Do you want structure or a different day each day? It’s important you know all of these things to figure out where you belong.
Consider Your Values Carefully
Your values will be the thing that gives you job satisfaction. You need to make sure your career lines up with your main values so that you can feel good about the work you’ve done whenever you go home for the day.
Whatever You Do, Do It Well
Whatever you decide to do, make sure you do it well. Promotions and opportunities will open up for you if you choose to be one of the best at your job.
If you simply need help figuring out which sector is for you, the following infographic should be very useful!
Credit to University of Southern California Online