We live in a world where technology has enabled us to have information at our fingertips. This has created a whole new world to create a career in. The world of work has changed because of the pandemic. A positive change that has come from this is that remote work has become part of the status quo. Thanks, Zoom. Technology has given us the opportunity to have more freedom in the way we work and the types of activities we can do. It has also changed the way we can approach our career journey.
All of this freedom and the possibilities offered by the development and evolution of technology can be quite daunting when it comes to starting out your career journey. Luckily you are an intelligent and highly capable being. You have the ability to create amazing things. Everything we see and touch today, was once only an idea. Even the technology that enables us to do all of these things was once an idea in someone’s head.
You too have the potential to create something astounding, to build a career that is rewarding on a professional, personal and financial level. At Yong, we have put years of experience into easy-to-understand practical steps that you can apply to your own career. These easy steps are laid out in a fun and interactive way so that you can have the best learning experience with Yong.
Here is a little exercise for you to follow, we have many more of these in the Yong courses.
Take a few minutes and reflect on the following questions by writing your answers down.
- What does the word potential mean to you?
- What is your biggest professional goal?
- What skills do you have that will help you reach your career goals?
- Think of someone you admire, this could be a CEO, an engineer, an influencer, youtuber or anyone else that you look up to. Think about the qualities and skills of this person, or people. Write down the qualities that you admire in them.
- Now write down the qualities that you admire within yourself and see if they overlap with the qualities and attributes, you wrote down for the above question.
- Think about what skills and qualities you need to develop in order to build the career of your dreams.
- Are you ready to embark on this career journey with us?
After you have completed this exercise, you will have a clearer understanding of what your potential is. If you need further guidance in unleashing your potential and turning your dreams into reality, sign up for our courses at Yong.