This got me thinking about the role of working in the home. If this was a job that was advertised in the traditional way, listing some of the quantifiable responsibilities of being a stay-at-home parent, it would likely read something like this -
The investment of time and finances into furthering your education no matter how big or small is always worthwhile.Laura Griffin
Given the current circumstances with Covid19 many of us find ourselves not working. Whether you have been made redundant or temporarily let go, it is a good time to take stock in terms of where you are in your career. Are you happy working in your current sector? Did you feel fulfilled and challenged while you were working?
Don’t feel guilty if you don’t know what you want to do with your Life. The most interesting people I know didn’t know at 22 what they wanted to do with their lives. Some of the most interesting 40-year-olds I know still don’tBaz Luhrmann - Everybody's Free
The next step is in your hands. This step may be to further your education, broaden your horizons through travel (Covid permitting) or venture into the creative arts or working world. All of which are great options.
The uncertainties brought about by Covid19 have challenged us all in different ways. Right now, there is a lot of concern for students returning to school. Particularly Leaving Cert students, a stressful year for parents and students at the best of times. This year’s 5th and 6th year students face additional challenges. It is looking...
The only constant in life is changeHeraclitus
A job for life is a concept that is becoming extinct, the evolution of our life now runs hand in hand with the evolution of our career. Which means we constantly have to up-skill and adapt, to acquire new roles, that meet our needs and align with our purpose.
Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb, that’s where the fruit isFrank Scully
People often face challenges when they attend a job interview. Indeed many people face challenges even thinking about applying for a new job as they fear the interview process so much. I have sat on both sides of the interview table as an interviewee and as an interviewer so I can empathise with these feelings.