Ep145: Escaping the mid-year career slump.

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In this episode, Mei Phing discusses the mid-year slump and encourages taking action to achieve career goals especially if you're feeling stressed and directionless in your career.



0:00 πŸ—“οΈ The mid-year slump: feeling stressed and unfulfilled in your career.

1:23 πŸ€” Questions to consider: Are you happy with your career? What are you willing to do to achieve your goals?

4:38 πŸ’‘ Examples of students taking action and achieving career growth.

9:51 πŸ‘‰ Takeaway: Make a decision to improve your career and take action every day.


Key Insights

πŸ’‘ Recognizing dissatisfaction is the first step towards improvement and growth.

πŸ’‘ Define your desired career goals beyond just a new job or company.

πŸ’‘ Taking action and putting effort into networking and building skills leads to opportunities.

πŸ’‘ Success stories illustrate the importance of effort and following a strategy.

πŸ’‘ Jealousy and waiting for things to happen won’t lead to career growth.

πŸ’‘ Making a decision and taking daily actions are crucial for achieving career goals.

πŸ’‘ Share the podcast with others who may benefit from career tips and strategies.



πŸ‘‹ Welcome to the Corporate Survivor with Mei Phing — ex-Global Head of Department turned Career Coach & Founder of The Corporate Survivor™. On this podcast, Mei Phing shares her corporate world insights and experiences so you can survive, navigate and grow your career with clarity, confidence, competence and opportunities.

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