There is a higher likelihood that executives will change employers several times during their career than the likelihood that they will stay with one organization for their entire career. Sometimes it’s by choice, but unfortunately it’s often because of a number of factors beyond their control.
Therefore, the cautious executive understands the importance of preparing for his next career change while he is currently employed. Executives who don’t use some of their time to position themselves for their next job search are making a big career mistake. don’t think about your work like your career. Your job may be the most important stepping stone to your career, but it’s not your career.