Updated: Jun 21, 2020
I didn’t know much about personal career development in Singapore. But I know who to approach if I need a job.
The government has been introducing many initiatives such as Virtual Career Fairs to offer job opportunities to PMETs and working professionals affected by Covid-19.
But fixing my career?
Gosh! This seems to be very confusing.
You are not alone.
You see, jobs have been always the main focus. If you need a job, you go to a Career Coach in a local government agency, a Headhunter or your personal network.
But jobs and careers are different.
A career is made up of many jobs, learning pathways, and experiences such as volunteering. Each of these will influence a decision to take up an occupation.
A career can be said to have one occupation for a very long time. (e.g. Teacher)
According to Lexico