Taking the Long View: Looking For Entry Strategies Rather Than Exits
Many people spend their time off during the holidays reflecting on big questions, including whether it’s time to look for a job in the new year. The unknown can often seem more attractive than your current job, but Greg Sedgwick, one of our mentors at Merryck & Co. — we’re a senior leadership development and executive mentoring firm — shares some wise points to consider before giving up on your current job.
Q. What have been some common themes and patterns that come up when you’re advising senior executives?
A. One consistent theme is that people want to figure out their next career move. They want to understand what their options are, and they want to understand what they should and shouldn’t do to capitalize on those options. And sometimes people just want a bit of…