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Career Trajectories Are Changing

Career Trajectories Are Changing

Ross Beyeler

I do a lot of thinking about career development, and being in the internet industry (and doing some hiring myself), I’ve seen firsthand how skill sets have started to overshadow the old job qualifiers of employment and educational history.Career trajectories have changed from 30 years with the same old company to short stints where both the employee and the employer are looking to get something out of the relationship. Employers want the specific skills they need, and employees want a chance to expand their skill sets - to bring to the next place they work.Based on my personal experience as...

Gain Skills Over Jobs

Gain Skills Over Jobs

Ross Beyeler

In an article of mine, recently featured on the Brazen Careerist blog, I bring up a point that occupies a lot of my (and other people in the tech world’s) attention - that is, the changing dynamic of the job market and the all but total dissolution of the one-company career. People nowadays, especially in the tech sector, aren’t looking for long term employment. They’re looking for stepping stones that allow them to leverage their current skills and build new ones. Employers are doing the same: looking for skillsets as needed, not necessarily cultivating career employees. To help companies and...