The Mobius Strip

Kathryn Crawford Saxer Career Management

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How do you plan for your next role when you love where you are?
“I love my job,” a new client told me as she sat down in my office. “I’ve done incredibly well in my career so far.”
I waited for the “but.”
She described high impact, meaningful, creative work with great colleagues and just enough international travel. We agreed it was a dream job.
She sounded and looked happy. I wasn’t sure why she was in my office.
“I’m worried that I don’t know what the next thing is, or how to get there,“ she told me. “And that’s confusing because I’m not even thinking about leaving where I am.”
Aha! We’re talking about the career Mobius strip.
The what?
(Read the rest of the story at The Seattle Times.)