Knowing if we made the right career choice can be simple as answering this question. In the next two years, will you still be holding the same job position or will you move to another job?
Two years is enough time to familiarize yourself and have a degree of mastery on your job, tasks, duties, and responsibilities.
The job you will be doing depends on what you do at the present. If you decide to improve and upgrade your skills and keep track of it, you will soon be able to handle more complicated tasks.
The job that you will hold unto the next few years all depends on where you want to go and what you want to be in the future.
Ask Yourself these Questions
Go through these questions and take note of your responses for this will determine what you will be doing in the next few years:
- Do you have a clear goal of what you want to be in the next few years?
- What skills have you started improving?
- What are your priorities?
- Do have plans of stepping up or applying for a promotion?
- If you have plans, what are you currentl doing to achieve those plans?
Only you can decide where you want to be in the next few years. If you see yourself performing the same tasks that you’re doing right now, this means that you made the right career choice. But if you see yourself in a different environment, you may need to prepare for a career leap in order to pursue more meaning with your work.
Remember this and always aim to do what you’re really passionate about. After all, you are the captain of your own ship when it comes to career choices.