Chapter 8

Make It a Career Positive—Find Opportunities Amid the Chaos

In This Chapter
  • 10 rungs on your career ladder
  • a career crossroads story
  • climbing the 10 rungs of your career ladder exercise

Change can put you in unusual situations. It can also interrupt your career’s upward progress and prevent you from reaching your goals. It may not be clear right away. Your first thought may be that you are not in control of your own destiny. In some significant ways, organizational change is out of your control. But with the right attitude and the practical advice from this chapter, it is possible to have a surprising amount of control over what happens to you during organizational change.

First, before you start any big initiatives to take charge ...

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