Career Advice

Career Advice

Get career tips directly from the people who know best - recruiters and hiring managers! Read and rate the best advice that our members have to offer and get your career moving on the right track.
Bre'Onda
HR and Marketing Manager at Accel Talent and Development Group  |   Richmond, Virginia, United States
Go with something that you are passionate about. Don't let money be your major motivator when choosing a career path because even money cannot comfort misery. You want to be in a career that you can be proud of, thrive in, and just genuinely feel...
Peter
Business Analyst  |  
chose a job that is what you love doing without getting a penny and you will have fun and be rich through that job.
Dana
Administrative Assistant  |   United States
It does not matter much as you never know what you get. It is like a big box of chocolate: you need the courage to open it, the desire to taste all of it and the strength to say if you like or not. If you always do what you always did, you will...
Kamaldeen
marketing officer  |   Nigeria
Just by doing something you have a strong passion for,  that way it just feels like you're playing around thereby making it easy to get around
Wajdi
  |   Saudi Arabia
By searching for careers fit to hid expectations.
Hussain
  |   Pakistan
Be-proactive, honest , always think win win , begin with end in mind.
Bre'Onda
HR and Marketing Manager at Accel Talent and Development Group  |   Richmond, Virginia, United States
Be open to learn all that you can. Build relationships. Practice in shared realities. Never think along the lines of "that's not in my job description" or "that's not my job". In the long run, being that well-rounded team player will take you far.
LOTLOT
  |   Singapore
Be willing to accept CHALLENGES! IDEAS are UNLIMITED!This is the Murata mindset.
Paul
Plumbing Inspector, Plumber  |   United States
Be passionate about what you want
Tim
  |   United States
I would suggest listening and learning as others have mentioned but I would also suggest focusing on building relationships and refraining from trying to change things too quickly (unless in a turn-around type situation).  Ultimately, it is the...
Lionel
Staffing Consultant  |   United States
Listening and watching others across the new environment you are in. Be yourself and do not be afraid to ask questions. Defer to those with more experience than yourself.
Kat
  |   United States
First, create an understanding of who you are and what you offer to any situation in terms of skills, experience, knowledge, and attributes.  You can do that with a combination of assessments and interviews of those who know you well and have...
Cheryl
Volunteer - NonProfit Start Up  |   United States
Start by writing out your goals -- both personally and professionally and then list your strengths and weaknesses.Think about the things you like the most about the job you're currently in and ones you've held and then what youdisliked the most...
Mary Joy
Branch Development Manager/ Recruitment officer  |   Philippines
You possess the Power of Choice Ultimately, there are only 2 choices: to run after your dreams or let it remain a dream You can achieve anything you put your mind to. You can make your dreams come true, just cross the line!
David
Chiropractor/Adjunct Professor  |   United States
     To answer the question about how one goes about changing careers successfully the first question that one should ask is: what peaks your passion and does it match your purpose. I personally have changed careers in my life. I...
Amanda
production and manufacturing  |   United States
Encourage them that there never going to want to go a job unless they are doing something that takes there interest and they enjoy with intrest
JNS Ruby
HR specialist at JNS First Employment Services Co.  |   Philippines
Be quick and be resourceful in finding new job opportunities there are lots of vacancies for our fellow Filipino citizen.
La Shea
Adjunct Instructor  |   United States
Although patience is a virtue, do not wait for something to happen; do not sit and wait for that next phone call for an opportunity.  Get out there and make something happen, if you want to get ahead or advance your career.  Make contacts;...
Ihab
Customer Services Assistant Manager  |   Egypt
10 Habits to Help Advance Your Career:Know your career mission and pursue it with vigor;Like Shakespeare's prose, this habit may be interpreted on more than one level. As a philosophy, it challenges you to discover the unique role best suited to...
Leonard
  |   United States
Be patient .
Anne
Marketing Coordinator  |   United States
Be yourself. The most beneficial element of my career so far is the connections I have made with others. I would not have been able to make these great connections without simply being myself and making friendships. Focus on making real...
Toni
  |   United States
You will know.  You won't have to ask that question, you will just know that it is over and time to move on.  I've had this conversation with many seeking advice or just needing to vent. I had one person tell me that she knew the day that...
Daniela
Director of Sales  |   Croatia
Quitting a job is never easy, however when one feels that there is no professional excitement any more, when one needs higher challanges, one should start considering new more challanging postions or employeers.
Alicia
Executive Recruiter  |   Lanham, Maryland, United States
-When you're not happy-Lack of motivation- You feel like you're not moving forward
HERNAN
BARTENDER  |   Colombia
The job is important in the life as the food for the health.. we make sure when is the time for to quit a job but never never forget the experience got it..
Anne
Marketing Coordinator  |   United States
When you are no longer challenged. In order to create an amazing career for yourself, and to continue growing and excelling each and every day, you must continue to be challenged and pushed forward. If your position is leaving you stagnant and does...