The First Step to Rest Your Life: Choosing The Right Learnership
Tired of unemployment? Ill take whatever job you can get? Ready to start making your own decisions to take control of your future?
Like many people, choosing the right career for you is not an easy task. But we have something that can help.
You may have heard of a learning program but wondered if it was right for you.
Learners are work-based programs where you can learn and practice for the job you want while gaining valuable work experience.
Most people think that practicing the work they learn at the same time is the best way to gain new skills.
The coaching program is great for anyone interested in securing their future and getting their dream job. Read on to learn how to choose the right learner program for you.
Choosing the Right Learnership
What will be the right career for you? What will keep you happy for years to come?
The answer is different for everyone.
Check out the available learnerships for 2017.
These are some of the things you can do to help you find out what career and learning is best for you.
Learn more about yourself
If you do not already know which industry you are interested in, this is a great start.
Even if you have a degree, taking the time to learn the strengths and preferences of your work is helpful.
The goal of any career is to enjoy it as much as possible.
A common way to learn about yourself and your career and workplace preferences to take online assessment.
There are many free online assessments that you can use and lots of very detailed information. You may be surprised at what you learn.
Another great way to find out what work best suits your personality is to hire a career development professional.
Hiring a professional can be expensive but sometimes your public library will offer free career planning services. So make sure and see all the resources available.
Research Your Industry
Once you get some good information about your personality and preferences, you should be able to build a list of ideal industries and perhaps even positions that are right for you.
Take the list and start researching. You can create a list of pros and cons for each position you are interested in and try to reduce your list to some of your top choices.
Once you work in the industry, you most likely need to keep learning about it and always be aware of new changes and technologies.
Deciding which industry on your list appeals enough to you so you do not have to constantly learn about them is a great idea.
Find the Mentor
Now you have an idea for what industry you think will be happy to work, you can find mentors who already work in your ideal job. You can find someone through social media or industry-specific network sites.
Building rapport with the mentors in the industry you want and interviewing them is a great way to get a personal view of your day-to-day work.
And as you get to know these people better, they may be able to tell if you will enjoy the work they do or not.
These are just a few easy steps to choose the right learner for you. The best thing you can do to change your life is to jump right and get to work.