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Your Career

Is Now a Good Time to Plan My Career?

When is now? When I graduate? When I earn more money? When I’m 21?

If you’re waiting for someone else to hand you a career plan or point you in the “right” direction, you need to know:

  • There is no plan.
  • There is no “right” direction.
  • No one else can do this for you.

If you think your real life hasn’t started yet, think again

At this very moment, you are developing habits and skills that will be increasingly difficult to change as time passes. But, if you want, you can start changing them now.

The things you are and aren’t doing now are good indicators of what you will and won’t be doing in 5 years unless you take charge.

You are already the sum total of your experiences.

Here’s the good news:

  • There is no plan.
  • There is no “right” direction.
  • You don’t want anyone else to do this for you.
  • You can take charge and make change.

No one else knows as well as you:

  • What you care deeply about
  • The future you dream about
  • The imprint you want to leave on the world

Very few things in life are written in stone.

If not today, when? Now is a good time to plan your career. Just do it!

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