My latest Memphis Daily News column is out, “Take Charge of Your Career Independence.”
With the Fourth of July just around the corner, I’ve been thinking about the importance of independence. So often, I meet people who are struggling. Whether they’ve lost their job, or work for a boss who doesn’t appreciate them, they’re going through a rough time.
The hardest part is often not the difficulty they’re experiencing in that moment. That time will pass. It’s the overwhelming sense of feeling helpless that can drive someone’s mood and self-esteem down.
Without even realizing it, we often turn over our power to those around us. For many, we give it to our employer.
To read my entire article, and to find out how you can regain your career independence, visit the Memphis Daily News website here.
Author: Angela Copeland
Angela Copeland is Founder and Coach for Copeland Coaching, a great way to jump start your job search. Follow her on Twitter @CopelandCoach for tips on finding the perfect job for you.