Sometimes you have to trust your instincts and take big risks when it comes to advancing your career. Our Tier 1 Event Management leaders recommend a few risky strategies in particular to reach greater professional heights, and we’d like to share them with you here.
You might not think of choosing to work somewhere because of its culture as an especially risky move, but it is when you do it at the expense of a higher salary. More and more people are willing to take jobs that offer flexible schedules and comfortable environments as their main selling points. We feel you should do the same if your gut tells you to do so.
It’s also important to embrace your weaknesses as you pursue career goals, because doing so forces you to come up with creative ways to counteract them. We train Tier 1 Event Management associates to build upon their unique strengths, but we also encourage them to own their weaker areas. As long as you seek improvement on a daily basis, embracing your weak areas is a productive behavior.
You also need to chase your passions in order to achieve true fulfillment, and that may involve pursuing a side business in your spare time. This can be a bit risky, but once you figure out how to balance your priorities you will be a much happier and more engaged professional.
Our Tier 1 Event Management team wishes you luck in taking calculated career risks, and we hope your pursuits pay off handsomely.