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Career Aptitude: Finding a Good Fit

It’s easy to procrastinate when career planning is concerned. The tasks associated with the process may seem unclear to you, you may think that you don’t really need to worry about it until you get closer to graduating, or you may feel you already have a plan in place and no additional work is necessary. But in all of these cases, there are things you can do to prepare yourself for the future, gaining the skills and knowledge necessary to navigate the dynamic world of work and react to unexpected job changes.

Starting early allows you more time to assess your own areas of aptitude and learn about variables that are affecting hiring trends, such as the economy and globalization. Career aptitude addresses your capabilities to perform successfully in different occupations.

Career Skills You Won’t Learn in School

There are a number of skills important to being successful in the job market, but you won’t necessarily acquire them in school. These skills will not only help you to thrive as you make the initial transition from school to work, but also to manage your career for the long term. And they may be [...]

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