Do you describe yourself as a “jack of all trades”? While this can be well intended, it can cause confusion and a lack of clarity in a job search as well as when trying to advance in your career. Doing the work to define what you have to contribute and how you can best add value to an organization allows you to create a more focused job search, to stand out in interviews, and to land the roles that actually energize and fulfill you.
In this video, I cover:
1. What are the potential pitfalls of identifying of a “jack of all trades, master of none.”
2. Why calling yourself a “jack of all trades” can hinder a job search or lead to less job offers.
3. The power of defining your unique value contribution (a strong brand) in a job search and when trying to advance in your career.
4. Questions to ask yourself to define who you are and what you uniquely have to contribute so you can be successful in your career.