Wine isn’t the only thing that’s been mulling over the festive break. For many of us, this ‘winterval’ will have provided some time to stop, reflect and take stock of the year that has passed and the new one to come. With a bit of headspace, away from the myriad usual daily responsibilities; our achievements, challenges, aspirations and resolutions are all there for contemplation.
Now that you’ve had a chance to mull these things over, what changes are you going to make?
New Year’s resolutions can vary from cutting down on the chocolate Hobnobs to learning Japanese, but one common goal that gets set by many in January is to find a new job.
Maybe you’ve outgrown your current role, need a change, or want to try something completely different. Perhaps you haven’t worked for a while and you’re searching for the perfect opportunity. Has your lifestyle changed and you could do with earning a bit more? Whatever your aim, there are a few practical things you need to get sorted to help you make that dream into a reality…
Many organisations will be evaluating their recruitment needs for the year ahead right now and advertising new roles, so make sure you’ve got all your ducks in a row – ready to make most of every opportunity that comes up.
Has the new year inspired you to find a new job in Basingstoke? We’d love to help you make it happen. Call us today on 01256 799127 or email Maxine@wotestreetpeople.co.uk0
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