The Ultimate Career Every Professional Should Prep For
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

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So, apparently, there’s one career that everyone—no matter what industry or job they have today—should prepare to excel at for the future. It doesn’t matter whether you’re in medicine, media, tech or education, you’ll want to develop and strengthen your skills for one day taking on this universal task that could ensure your professional and financial viability for years to come.

Brazen Careerist’s William Cowie writes: Given that everybody ends up there, it’s something anybody can do. It’s not rocket science, but it’s not sweeping floors, either. As in most careers, the more you put into it, the more you accomplish and get out of it.

There are peer groups and many people join those, but (like most professions) the actual job is done solo. Although you can do it “old school,” it’s best done these days on your computer or smartphone.

The good news is that you can start doing it now, part-time, to get up to speed. There are training opportunities aplenty, most of them free. Such are the riches of the Internet.

So, are you ready to hear it?

Read more at Brazen Careerist…

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Janell Hazelwood

Janell Hazelwood is associate managing editor at Black Enterprise, managing content across core areas of Money, Career, Small Business and Technology. She is also a featured blogger with My Two Cents, providing insights on branding, millennial career development, employment trends and leadership. She was previously a content producer and copy editor for Black Enterprise magazine, working across several editorial sections. The Hampton University graduate got her start in the newspaper industry, having worked for companies including The New York Times and Scripps Howard News Service. Her works and insights have appeared on The Huffington Post, MadameNoire, E!Online, Brazen Careerist, CBS News, and Arise TV.