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#PayChat: Land Your Dream Job!

Do you dread going to your day job? Does it feel like time is moving backwards? A recent Gallup report titled The State of the American Workplace found that "70% of US workers are not engaged at work." This is an alarming rate of disengaged employees.

Do you dread going to your day job? Does it feel like time is moving backwards? A recent Gallup report titled The State of the American Workplace found that “70% of US workers are not engaged at work.” This is an alarming rate of disengaged employees.

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If you find yourself consistently watching the clock and counting down the minutes until quitting time, perhaps it’s time to start looking for a better gig. PayScale recently created an amazing tool to help people just like you find the best career for their interests, education, personality type, and more. Simply take a short quiz and it will provide you with a list of the best jobs that match your criteria.

If you are considering a new job that’s more in line with your career aspirations, join us this Wednesday, April 29th at 10:30 a.m. (PT) for another #PayChat on how to find a job that is practically made for you. We will talk about ways to research, prepare, and discover the career of your dreams. Tune in to learn how to land a job that you love!

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During this 30-minute chat we’ll also discuss the following questions:

  • Q1) Do you think it is possible to find your dream job?
  • Q2) What does it take to land your dream job? Skills? Networking? Experience? Education? Luck?
  • Q3) Maybe you are not at your dream job. Is it possible to make your current job more engaging? How?
  • Q4) What is more important to you, landing your dream job or a fat paycheck?
  • Q5) How long should you pursue your dream job until you settle for less?

If this will be your first time joining us for #PayChat, check out the Introducing #PayChat post for more information. #PayChat typically happens on the last Wednesday of every month at 10:30 a.m. (PT) and as always, feedback is appreciated. If you have a topic that you would like us to discuss in a future #PayChat, please share it on Twitter or in the comment section below.

Tell Us What You Think

We want to hear from you. Do you have your dream job? Send us a tweet, join #PayChat or leave a message in the comments.

 


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