Posts by Donna Sandberg

Don’t Guess. Assess. OR Putting Assessments Under the Magnifying Glass

Posted by on Nov 6, 2015 | 0 comments

Don’t Guess. Assess. OR Putting Assessments Under the Magnifying Glass

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ICDA’s Five Steps of Proactive Career Development – Step 1

Posted by on Nov 28, 2014 | 0 comments

ICDA’s Five Steps of Proactive Career Development – Step 1

To continue on with the subject of proactive career development, let’s focus on the first step of the Illinois Career Development Association’s Five Steps of Proactive Career Development introduced in my last blog.

Step 1. Assess your interests, personality type, transferable skills and values.

This step is, indeed, both the best place to begin and return to any time there is a major change in your life, especially any time you find yourself at another career decision-making fork in the road. The following types of assessments can help you gather the most current and complete information about YOU and help you to make the “best fit” career choices throughout your lifetime.

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Proactive or Reactive: Which Word Describes Your Approach to Career Development?

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 | 0 comments

Proactive or Reactive:  Which Word Describes Your Approach to Career Development?

Proactive or Reactive: Which word describes your approach to career development? Here are a few points for taking the proactive approach.

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What I learned from the Olympics.

Posted by on Mar 23, 2014 | 0 comments

What I learned from the Olympics.

Have you tripped, fallen down or lost your focus in your life’s work lately? Here’s hoping that what I learned from the Olympics might help you as it’s helped me.

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Change … Like it or not, it’s here to stay! (Ha Ha … Get it?)

Posted by on Feb 23, 2014 | 0 comments

Change … Like it or not, it’s here to stay! (Ha Ha … Get it?)

Change … like it or not it’s here to stay, and what’s more, it’s normal. And where change can afford us the positive opportunities to start over, try something new, get unstuck or put a new plan into action, why then do we often fear it’s approach?

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