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Unformatted text preview: Career Development Strategies: Create a Life, not just a Pension During most of the twentieth century, it was possible to be hired at one company right out of school and to continue working there through marriage, children and middle age. This system worked out nicely for retirement benefits, but it is changing as quickly as landline telephones are disappearing. Today, most people will change career paths a few times. That can mean terror for the person trained only at one job, or it can mean great opportunities for those willing to become educated and take risks. For almost everyone, it will mean multiple jobs and job titles throughout life. When it comes to developing a career path, you first need to decide who you are and what you want. Hopefully, that decision will lead you to advanced training in your area of interest, and ideally youll get a peek into your choice career field with professional...
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- Summer '11