While we cannot predict when new opportunities will find us, we can plan for them by knowing what we want. That way we can let things pass us that do not support our goals and are not the right fit. Knowing what we want, helps us to stay in control our our career and let's us prepare for and create ideal opportunities.
Having clear and focused career goals keep you motivated, build confidence, and showcases the value you can offer to companies looking for someone with your qualifications. Read further to understand why specific career goals are so effective.