Developing career resilience
Developing career resilience

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Developing career resilience

1.1 Thinking about your own skills

In Week 3 you looked at a sector that interested you, and how it might develop. This week you have looked at the current skills requirements for roles in that sector. Now you will think again about your own experience and assess how far you have come.

Activity _unit8.1.3 Activity 3 Your skills as a source of strength

Timing: Allow about 10 minutes

Look again at your spider’s web grid from the interactive toolkit (below), and at your notes from Activities 1 and 2. To what extent do you feel you have already mastered the key skills you have identified, and how good do you feel about them? Where will you place the cross on the skills section of the spider grid? To access the toolkit, click on the thumbnail or select ‘View’ below.

Interactive toolkit [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]


As your answer to this question will be personal/only applicable to your own circumstances, there is no discussion for this activity.

Two additional themes have been identified as important: networking and adaptability, and you will now start to think about them.

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