Adrian Granzella Larssen explains how she opened new doors in her career, shifting from her editorial role at the George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC to eventually becoming the Editor at Large at The Muse in New York City. During the episode, she shares some useful tips on taking charge of your career trajectory, networking for introverts, and making manageable steps toward landing the job of your dreams. In the Mental Fuel® segment, I’ll talk about the concept of creating professional bridges between your current role and target role.
During this episode’s Mental Fuel® segment, I talked about how making incremental shifts that add up to the changes you desire for your career. My challenge was that you pinpoint the next bridge you’re going to build in your career (location, sector, organization, function, or role) that will move you toward your target role.
If you want some help nailing down your next move, download my free career mapping worksheet below (Excel required) to help you clarify the action you’ll take to start building that bridge to your next role. What’s the change you’re going to make? Leave me a comment! I’d love to hear what you have planned.
Adrian Granzella Larssen was the first employee and founding editor of The Muse, the career platform that’s helped more than 50 million people find and succeed at their dream jobs. Now, she serves as The Muse’s editor-at-large, is a nationally recognized career expert, and helps other early-stage startups create content that readers truly love. Be sure to connect with her on Twitter and Instagram.
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