Using SWOT Analysis in Your Career Planning

Using SWOT Analysis in Your Career Planning

Using SWOT analysis is one of the most important features in your Career exploration process. This is very serious stage in the student life that the student should able to chart down his or her key elements before he or she chooses any career choices.
swot

This key tool in the strategic planning process can also be applied to career planning. A SWOT analysis focuses on the internal and external environments, examining strengths and weaknesses in the internal environment and opportunities and threats in the external environment.

swot1

Explore your own self-perception of your strengths. Avoid false modesty, but also be brutally honest and realistic with yourself. Start out by simply making a list of words that describe you; chances do many of these characteristics comprise your strengths.

In assessing your weaknesses, think about what prospective employers might consider to be the areas you could improve upon. Facing your frailties now can give you a huge head start in career planning.

swot3

As humans, we find it relatively difficult to identify the areas where we are weak. But this above chart of self-assessments helps to identify areas where we may need to improve. If you identify a skill that you know is in your chosen field, but you are weak in that skill area, you need to take steps to improve that skill. Past performance appraisals and even your grades and teacher comments from your current studies provide valuable feedback.

From this SWOT analysis, you will have a road map that shows you how to capitalize on your strengths and minimize or eliminate your weaknesses. You should then use this map to take advantage of opportunities and avoid or lessen threats.

After youve analyzed your strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities, you should use that information to plan how to upgrade and value yourself.

Related Posts

  • How to Choose a Career and Informed Decisions Two roads diverged in a wood, and I chose the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. Robert Frost Unfortunately, when choosing a career, most college students arent exposed to the road less traveled and are forced to…
    Tags: career, making, will
  • Ways to Find Career Ideas and Colleges Many secondary school students feel that they need to have their whole lives planned out before graduation. Thats a lot of pressure to take on, and it really isnt practical because your goals and desires change over time. At this point, the best…
    Tags: career, find, list, weaknesses, strengths, explore, planning, consider, will, process
  • Parent Engagement Models That Works Parent engagement is about knowing things from the real mean and also leading with our ears instead of our mouths. Administrators and teachers at many schools, particularly in urban areas, often voice frustration at the lack of parents involvement. It is true that parent like…
    Tags: studies, career
  • There are a key number of sources of information for college-bound students to find and research colleges across the country and also around the world. The key sources for college information can be many and some of them can be Personal Sources; Education department information; College Websites; Education fairs; etc…
    Tags: career
  • First Semester Your college experience reflects on you towards preparing a career for the rest of your life. Set in motion your personal development by participating in campus activities. Consider your assessment scores seriously Construct your framework on your career possibilities. Fill in your profile with Career counselor. Constantly visit…
    Tags: career, strengths, field

Tags:

52 Comments

  1. Pingback: Students Career Exploration Tools & Resources | Edumirchi

  2. Pingback: lisboa informática

  3. Pingback: Appliance repair North York

  4. Pingback: guaranteedppc.com

  5. Pingback: warehouse for rent

  6. Pingback: cmovieshd

  7. Pingback: 루비게임 엘리트게임 루비게임주소

  8. Pingback: 主页111

  9. Pingback: 主页11sd1

  10. Pingback: cash advances

  11. Pingback: mr olympia steroid use

  12. Pingback: sciences diyala@

  13. Pingback: Tuzilac

  14. Pingback: in vivo pharmacokinetic properties

  15. Pingback: blacharz łódź

  16. Pingback: legal steroids for sale

  17. Pingback: bitcoin slot

  18. Pingback: fingering orgasm

  19. Pingback: this post

  20. Pingback: bitcoin casino & sportsbook

  21. Pingback: 안전놀이터

  22. Pingback: useful site

  23. Pingback: online pokies real money

  24. Pingback: fitness gear

  25. Pingback: instakram kahpeleri

  26. Pingback: Dose linearity (multiple dose)

  27. Pingback: caco2 studies in vitro

  28. Pingback: Free UK Chat Rooms

  29. Pingback: latestvideo sirius746 abdu23na8394 abdu23na60

  30. Pingback: child porn

  31. Pingback: marcy home gym

  32. Pingback: Free Teen Chat Rooms

  33. Pingback: bulk PK studies outsourcing

  34. Pingback: Movie Trailers

  35. Pingback: cpanel hosting

  36. Pingback: International Removal Companies

  37. Pingback: PK/PD Correlation

  38. Pingback: Pharmacokinetic Screening in rodents

  39. Pingback: Top online Casinos in New Zealand with No Deposit Bonus

  40. Pingback: Learn about Trucking Regulations

  41. Pingback: unicc cvv

  42. Pingback: hallrental.co.uk

  43. Pingback: New Pokies & the best offers for online casinos in NZ

  44. Pingback: GVK bio sciences pvt ltd

  45. Pingback: szkolenia dofinansowane

  46. Pingback: aeris 450

  47. Pingback: naro¿niki tapicerowane

  48. Pingback: Gvk bio India news

  49. Pingback: GVK Biosciences

  50. Pingback: purchase requisition software

  51. Pingback: In Vivo Pharmacology Models

  52. Pingback: website