Don’t miss this insightful article on modern-day Career Development. Brian Fetherstonhaugh, Chairman and CEO of OgilvyOne Worldwide, spends a lot of time thinking and talking about careers. In his outstanding article, he offers a detailed plan for career development through each stage of work life, his point of view is designed with long-term control and success in mind. Fetherstonhaugh offers some clear and thoughtful advice on how to manage your work life. Most of us spend 60-80% of our valuable time at work but seldom reflect and think about to manage and get this significant part of our daily lives right. He provides a roadmap for Millennial’s to Retirement folks on what you need to get right about work in order to make choices and take control of how to create a satisfying and meaningful work life. His key observation after 35 years of watching and coaching entry-level employees to CEO’s of Fortune 500 companies is summarized concisely when he says “ Most people have the wrong approach to careers. They think about the immediate next step, not the pathway. They treat a career like a sprint, when in fact it is a 40-plus-year marathon. They are more focused on getting promoted on Tuesday (or not fired on Friday) than about having great choices when it really matters–in their 40s and 50s”.
1. Checkout his article from Fast Company: http://www.fastcocreate.com/3027499/career-rocket-fuel-whether-youre-a-millennial-or-eyeing-retirement-heres-what-you-really-nee?partner=newsletter