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Why to hire a Career Coach? What for?
Perhaps memories of your school career counsellor come to mind.
The truth is, many people have never sought the services of a Career Coach. That’s either because that was not the thing they felt they felt was needed or because they never considered that possibility.
In fact, most people only consider hiring a career coach when they are making a major change in their career, relocating, when their career isn’t working out, or they do not feel self-actualized. Or if they’re desperate for a job but can’t get one. However, there’s more to it than that .
If you’re frustrated in your career and feeling stuck, under-used, overworked or underpaid, now could be the time to find out what a career coach does and more importantly, how they can help you.
What our Career Coach will do for you?
Very simple, our Career Coach helps you clarify the work you want to do and find the roles you’re looking for. A career coach does this by working with you to discover your underlying life purpose so you can find work that’s fulfilling and motivating. I.e. our Career Coach can suggest careers you might not have considered before and help you find rewarding life job.
By assessing your personality and skills through various tests, our Career coach can give you a different perspective on who you are so you have a better understanding about why your current role or career isn’t working for you. By asking questions and discussions you will be able work with your Coach to clarify your long-term goals and create a career plan and path you will follow in order to achieve them.
Finally, once you’re clear about what you want, your career coach will help you structure your job search, put together job applications and coach you through the interview process.
Help you figure out what you want
Work out how to create a coherent career story
Help you figure out your true potential
This last is possibly the greatest reason to use a career coach.
What is Career Coach helpful for students?
If you’re a student, you may be wondering whether career coaching is right for you, especially if you’re still only part way through your course. But even if you have only a vague idea of what you want to do, a career coach can help you assess your options.
Try this career coaching exercise to get a feel for what career coaching could do for you. It will help you see where you’re struggling and where you need help most.
- Assess your skills, talents, and interests. What do you like doing most, what excites you in life, what are you naturally good at and what have you already learned to do?
- What jobs or careers would you most like to do? These should match up with your interests and aptitudes. If not, something is wrong.
- Do you have all the skills you need to do your ideal jobs? If not, what do you need to learn? Read some job descriptions and work out what gaps you need to fill.
With the help of a career coach, you’ll be able to figure what you want and how to get it, which will mean you can get your first job faster and feel confident it’s the right thing for you.Set up your customized coaching plan