Many of us realize this old adage is true: ‘failing to plan is planning to fail’. So why, when faced with crucial life decisions, do we simply act impulsively… without a plan? There are definitely times when faced with monumental tasks, we work ourselves into a frenzy of activity instead of evaluating and planning our actions.
Is Your GPS Working?
You probably wouldn’t start a trip to a new destination without making a plan and using your GPS to guide you. Taking time and using strategy to create a job search plan is like programming your GPS.
You program your GPS so that it will get you to your destination. Then by simply following the GPS instructions, you stay on your desired path and reach your destination. Even though you may get tired, or discouraged, you continue to follow the GPS instructions till you get there.