Career counselors are experts who can connect individuals’ professional interests to career success. ZDA provides this invaluable service to folks employed in the supply chain sector.
If you’re not satisfied with your present job, it’s hard to talk about it with a boss or coworkers because doing so could put your job situation at risk. If you’re unemployed, your personal connections probably don’t have enough knowledge about your career to provide enough help.
Why You Should Consider Career Coaching Sessions When Job Searching
Learn More About the “Professional You”
Career counselors usually study your strongest qualities, which can be a springboard for future career moves. A counselor will carefully press you toward specific goals and actions that lead to positive change.
A career counselor will help you understand yourself better as a professional. They can evaluate your professional qualities, preferences, abilities, and knowledge, then connect these qualities to career options.
Your Resume is Your Ticket
Career counselors can provide you with methods for crafting a strong resume and help your vital document rise above the rest.
They are accommodating when addressing any abilities or experience gaps on your resume. For instance, if you don’t have a certification or skill that would help you get your ideal job, career counselors can sort out these kinds of weak points.
Contact the Right Person
Another significant benefit of career counseling is enhanced networking. Career counselors are exceptional at offering ambitious professionals the kinds of secrets needed to get a foot in the door at various companies and make a good impression with the right people. You may even have more people in your network than you thought, and a career counselor can help you realize untapped potential in your network.
Secrets to Help You Ace the Job Interview
Plenty of people are ideal staff members but can’t convey their value efficiently in an interview setting. If you put one of these people in front of a computer, for instance, they have no problem making a good impression on a potential manager, but they clam up when forced to sit down and talk about their skills and experience.
Career counselors are ideal for carrying out “trial run” interviews. Practicing interviews in a secure setting educates you on various tricks and can help you lower anxiety, making a great impression, and more.
Make That Career Transition!
Another scenario in which career counseling would be useful if you are unhappy with and looking to change your career path but aren’t confident about where to begin. In this situation, a career counselor might be the solution that you’re trying to find. A counselor can help you manage a career transition and help ensure you find yourself on a path where you’re truly happy.
We Can Help You Make Your Next Career Move
At ZDA, our counselors often help people access their untapped professional potential. Please contact us today to find out how we can help you.