“There is a belief entrenched in American culture that career planning is a logical and linear activity … But it’s not.” — Kathleen Mitchell
Get your mojo out of slow mo with this career-focussed episode. Career paths without planning: how to stay on top of new developments and build opportunities are covered in this episode, a considerable expansion on a series of Adrienne’s posts on the Copyediting.com blog. It’s a longer episode: just over 18 minutes. So you should be able to get lots of dishes done while you listen.
Buckle up. Let’s go.
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Mentioned in this episode:
- Successful Career Unplanning
- Three Steps to Stating Your Rate with Confidence (and podcast version)
- Where Is the Next Trend in Publishing?
- David Hayes
- John Krumboltz
- Planned Happenstance
- Editors’ Association of Canada
- Daniel Polowin
- Quill & Quire
- Shadowland Theatre (puppets) and Salon Theatre’s Sir John Eh Road Show
The image for this episode is by David Blackwell, used under CC BY-SA 2.0 license.