You’re committed to finding a new position right? The cv is updated and you start by putting your feelers out, searching job boards and social media for that next great opportunity. So what has made you feel that it is time for a move?
You spot the perfect role on Linkedin and submit your cv, it ticks all the boxes, you start to feel the nerves / excitement while you wait to hear if your application is successful.
Days pass and you get an email inviting you for an interview. But those past few days have got you thinking.
I know the people I work with, I know my role inside out, if my manager ever leaves I could progress into their role, my boss has promised me a pay rise next year.
All of those thoughts make your current role sound nice and safe...”The Security Blanket”.
Get out from under “The Security Blanket”, moving to the unknown is always going to have its uncertainties. Reflecting back on the original reasons for first considering a move will help you make sure you are 100% committed to your career move.