Career Tip: Your Lifestyle Affects Your Job Choice!
This career tip is for you . . . if youíre serious about making a career or
job change. Knowing your options and having a strategic plan are critical to
your success in todayĎs job marketplace.
For instance, according to recent reports, your lifestyle may seriously
affect your career or job choice. Did you know that people without spouses or
children will represent one of the fastest growing segments of the workplace
As a result, employment law experts warn that discrimination suits based on
parental status are likely to emerge.
Thatís because in 2004 there were 46.4 never-married adults in the U.S.--more
than double the number in 1970. The number of childless couples is expected to
grow by 50% by 2010.
Already, people without spouses or children are seeking benefits better
suited to their lifestyle. As a result, employers will have no choice but to
explore a wider variety of work/life benefits instead of work/family
If you fall into these categories, your career planning should include these
considerations. Earlier we reported that workplace privacy issues should also be
part of your thinking. Checkout our website for more information on this
emerging trend and how it impacts your job search.
For years EEI has recommended advance planning as a guarantee of solid and
lucrative career growth. Now you can stay on top of the ever-changing job
marketplace. So, donít miss out on critical career news and innovative job
search strategies. Itís so easy to have immediate access to current trends and
Because of the emerging trends we noted, itís even more important than ever
to be alert to the latest strategies and techniques that can assure you of
success in your career or job change.
So, the most important career tip of all: know what your needs and options
are. Then take the time to identify opportunities that best correspond to those