Where do you see yourself in 5 years? That's the question!
One of the most famous questions in job interviews is: Where do you see yourself in 5 years? I don’t know about you, but I’ve done a lot of job interviews during my career, and in practically every job interview I got this question: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
And then I always thought: In five years from now? Who can look so far into the future? I even don’t know how my next week will look like, let alone my future in 5 years from now! And by the way, dear interviewer, do you know yourself where you will be in 5 years from now? And do you have any clue whatsoever where your company or your department will be in 5 years from now?
Later, I came to understand that this particular interview question had a goal. As soon as I realized that, my response to the question "Where do you see yourself in 5 years?", became totally different.
So, why do interviewers ask you this question anyway?
And how can you benefit from this question?
Please read on to discover the 4 magic ingredients which will help you in answering this question in a way that will make you stand out from the crowd!
Life Goals: Get the most out of life and start working on your life goals. If you are not focused right now, or if you are stuck, or if you don’t have a sense of direction in your life, then this article is for you! Crafting life goals, working on your life goals and managing your life goals, maybe the best thing you could do to become more successful in achieving your goals and in having a fulfilled life.
So, what are you waiting for?
Please read on and start crafting your life goals today and furthermore: never stop working on them for the rest of your life.
That’s how important life goals can be for you!
So, please read on:
Can't focus! How often do you say that to yourself? If you are like me then chances are that you can’t focus enough on important things. With all the distractions, we have every day, like social media, email, Slack and colleagues, it is hard to stay focused.
Before you lose focus on this article, read on for the 4 easy steps to stay focused:
How do you regain your focus when you can't focus?
In this article, I will give you the exact recipe which you can use in every situation to regain your focus in situations when you can't focus. So, please read on: