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Career development tips & advice from Hays
Think of career development as a marathon, not a sprint. It’s a process that you should take at your own pace for the sake of getting where you want to be when you feel you are ready. As an authority on this topic, Hays has pulled together a series of articles to help you find your way in your field of expertise.
Career progression opportunities can mean many different things to different people. Whilst getting a pay rise is high on the agenda for some, others may have a clear focus on mastering the art of management to climb the corporate ladder or perfecting a certain set of professional skills to better themselves day-to-day. It’s important that you maintain foresight over the goals that matter most to you so you can craft your own professional development plan to achieve ultimate job satisfaction.
Browse the list of articles below to learn about personal branding, tips for success in the workplace, career planning and looking for career-advancing opportunities.
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Tips to become more successful at work
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How to adapt to change at work
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Mental health and wellbeing at work
11 ways to take care of your mental health and wellbeing at work.
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10 qualities of a good leader
How to ask for a pay rise at work
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Remember these tips for starting a new job
Learn how to make a positive start in your new job with the tips from Hays.
How to manage burnout at work
Don't let the pressures of work bring you down. Stay focused with these tips from Hays.
How to successfully network online
Connecting with peers online can lead to great career growth opportunities.
What to do after receiving a promotion
Now you've earned your promotion find out what actions to take in your role.
How to set career goals
Learn how to set career goals and write a plan with clear, actionable objectives.
Should you take the job because it pays more?
Weighing up job satisfaction with salary prosects is tough. These tips may help.
Signs your boss cares about your progression
How much your boss cares about your career progression is key to your progress.
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