December 30, 2015

14 New Year’s Resolutions For Your Career In 2016

Are you excited for a fresh start in the New Year? Have you set your New Year’s resolutions for 2016? Feel free to skip the boring old resolutions that deal with working out and losing weight. Instead, focus your New Year’s Resolutions on your job search and career.

Fireworks In The Night Sky On New Years Picture

Start the year off right and write down your New Year’s Resolutions. Set your goals for 2016 right now and strive to make 2016 your best year yet. This is your year to make your dreams happen.

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Here is a selection of New Year’s resolutions for your career in 2016:

  1. Develop A Productive Routine
  2. Join A Professional Organization
  3. Earn More Money
  4. Find A Mentor
  5. Grow Your Professional Network
  6. Improve Your Work Life Balance
  7. Be A Better Communicator
  8. Follow Your Passions
  9. Learn Something New
  10. Grow Your Web Presence
  11. Reward Your Efforts
  12. Be Positive
  13. Start A Side Gig
  14. Write More Thank You Cards

Pick one of these New Year’s Resolutions or commit to all of them. Use them to help kickstart your career in 2016. When you form your career resolutions be sure to reflect on your successes and failures from past years. Be ready to learn from the past and improve yourself for the future. Be ambitious, but also be realistic. New Year’s resolutions can set yourself up for the best year of your life.

The key with New Year’s Resolutions is to make a plan, write it down, and stick with it. One of the best tips we’ve heard to make sure that you truly commit to your New Year’s Resolutions is to tell everyone. Publish them on social media. Be open and honest with both your goals and your progress. Have your friends, family, and followers hold you accountable for sticking with your career resolutions. Trust us – it works.

Here’s to a productive, successful, and exciting 2016! Happy New Years!

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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