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Career Management - Part 9


9.      GUIDELINES FOR EFFECTIVE CAREER MANAGEMENT 

¡P        develop and present yourself in a positive attitude

¡P        take responsibility for your own career

¡P        establish goals

¡P        be aware of success factors

¡P        be in the right place at the right time

¡P        establish a relationship with a mentor or guide

¡P        adopt the mindset of your superiors

¡P        take advantages of any courses the company offers

¡P        keep your mind open to change

¡P        life-long learning

(Nankervis et al, 1992; Charney, 1995) 


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