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Step 1. Make a plan.
“Too many people bounce through their career like a pinball in a pinball game, but in order to achieve your full potential, every person needs a plan—some sort of roadmap or blueprint,” says Ford Myers, a career coach and author of Get The Job You Want, Even When No One’s Hiring. “A smart person will have a long-term career plan, which focuses on where they want to arrive at the pinnacle of their career, as well as the interim steps they’ll need to take in order to get there.” Make adjustments as you go, but implement the plan early on in your career….Read More here! : Forbes Woman