Jeff Magnuson, MBA
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If this is you, understand that this is a normal and actually a healthy place to be.

Who’s to say we’re supposed to always have next steps 100% figured out?

If you’re not sure what you want to do, I’m guessing there’s a good chance that you DON’T want to do what you’re doing now or what you just left?

Great!

Instead of trying to think or guess what you can do next, utilize the information that is already out there to help you.

Sites like this one, Indeed, among others have tons of job descriptions. Simply type in some keywords that illustrate the kind of work you would like to do (i.e. Customer Service, Training, Account Management) and see what comes up.

You are simply using the job descriptions that populate to help you get a sense of what types of roles are out there.

Read them casually and when you see something within those roles that interests you, insert THOSE keywords and keep searching.

As you do this, the picture will become clearer: you will find roles that interest you and roles that do not. Both are valuable.

Finally, once you have some ideas for your next step, find folks who are already working in those roles and see if they’d be willing to talk to you so you can learn even more and get the full story.

#jobsearch #jobsearchtips #careeradvice #jobseeker

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Wanda Buie

I know what I want to do, I just don't know how to get there. I am interested in becoming a LPC, I have my certification in school counseling, I don't know how many classes I need to become a LPC, or where to go for those classes. Please help if you can

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John West

DAM! You hit the nail on the head. You don't know what had untile you've lost it. There are people out there. You may or may not know. That get off on destroying you & your family. They have sold there soul. I really do not know why. To me its purely evil. It scares the shit out of me. I no longer got out of my truck. My boss is wanting a urine test. WHY? I just came off of a 4 day weekend. Bam.!!! Then im fired. Im not only fired. My ass is thrown in jail. My wife was is on her way to come get me. I guess that wasn't good enough. No, this fucking company wanted destroy my future. You know. There is not a one of us perfect . Our lord God Jesus was. Whom. I believe in with all my heart. What the fuck.

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Ashley Wilson

I think it's always a tough decision to make a choice when it comes to a career because it seems so FINAL. The best way to look at it is you can always change and take the skills you have earned and move them to a new career if you are unhappy down the road. You never need to feel stuck!

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Valerie Fugere-Phillips

Very helpful advice

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