Navigating career crossroads: What to do when you ask yourself the question: ‘What next?’

If you work, you’re inevitably going to come to a crossroads and wonder: What next?

That time could come if we feel our own personal values aren’t aligned with the values of our company. Working for a bad boss can be another reason for a job change.

But what about other times? When nothing is wrong per se, but you find yourself longing for something more? How do you navigate that?

First, have a plan

Navigating your career means you intentionally set out with a destination in mind versus just letting your career progression happen. You may veer off course, but – when you have a plan – you can always course correct.

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