Lately, your work life has been a bit out of focus. Maybe you’re working on a project that just doesn’t interest you or perhaps you’ve come to the conclusion you’ve outgrown your current position. Whatever the reason, you’re having trouble getting — and staying — motivated.
You’re ready to move forward, so you want to make positive changes. However, you’re not quite sure how to get your concentration back. Here are three TED Talks that will inspire you to make positive changes.
“How to Get Better at the Things You Care About”
Having trouble getting motivated, because you constantly feel like you’re spinning your wheels? “How to Get Better at the Things You Care About,” by Eduardo Briceño can help. Learn a simple way to think that will help you get better at the things most important to you. Briceño also shares helpful techniques you can use to keep learning and feel like you’re constantly moving forward.
“How to Find Work You Love”
If you’re having trouble concentrating, because you’re not sure what the next step of your career looks like, this TED Talk can help. In “How to Find Work You Love,” Scott Dinsmore shares his own story of quitting a job he hated, and spending the next four years searching for an opportunity that truly fulfilled him. Find out what he learned from this experience, and use it to help you in your search.
“How to Find the Person Who Can Help You Get Ahead at Work”
Searching for someone who can help take your career to the next level? In “How to Find the Person Who Can Help You Get Ahead at Work,” Carla Harris explains why it’s important to find a sponsor — i.e., someone who will speak on your behalf to the people who matter — at work. Find out how to recognize this person and develop a relationship with them.
Ready to take the next step in your career? ECS is here to help make your workload more manageable, so you can focus on your search. Contact us today to learn more!