Career Considerations - a brief handout discussing the three interlocking considerations of Strengths, Aspirations and Opportunities and how to engage with them.
Achievements Review - a pro forma for you to use to gather and analyse your achievements: this is foundational for a lot of the other processes/documents in the programme.
Processes that depend on prior completion of this Achievements Review are marked with an asterisk *.
2. Aspirations, Values and Needs
Values and Needs * - this exercise will help you to consider what is important to you in your next role, and what to avoid, in terms of values and needs.
With the End in Mind - this exercise helps you to take a balanced look at what you want to achieve.
3. Strengths and Skills
Ability Analysis *- this document will help you to analyse your achievements in terms of the underlying abilities demonstrated, and develop a clear sense of your transferable strengths.
Ability Analysis Template * - this spreadsheet is used conjunction with the previous document to complete your Ability Analysis
4. Presenting Yourself
Thinking about a CV - some tips on how to present yourself in writing.
Thinking about Interviews - I have written a number of blogposts:
Preparing for the Job interview (2) How to address the Vision question
5. Developing Opportunities
Developing Options and Segmentation - this will help you to think more broadly, or in a more focused way, about where to put your energies in terms of developing opportunities.
Information Meetings - a guide to planning and running effective meetings with key contacts in support of your job search strategy.