How to become an internal investor
What if professional development isn’t a part of your company culture?
When there’s no budget earmarked for your development…
Do it yourself.
Instead of waiting on someone else, seek opportunities that intrigue you.
Elevate your engagement, become an internal investor:
Browse through the business section at Barnes and Noble on your lunch break. Carve out 15-minutes a day to read or listen to a book that excites and challenges you.
Subscribe to a thought-provoking podcast that you can enjoy during your commute or workouts. Check out the Forbes article: 6 Career-Boosting Podcasts You're Going To Love Listening To .
Watch one TED Talk a week. If you don’t know what TED Talks are…it’s time to.
Allow yourself to be curious and creative.
Take responsibility for your career trajectory.
It’s in your control.