BLG Leadership Insights

Engaging the Portfolio Mindset: The Proactive Search For Employment

brain-mapToday, when jobs are few and far between, people may want to reconsider their mindset and how they look for jobs. I can think of two popular frames of mind:

1. Job Mindset: Is based in the notion of being employed. The job mindset forces people to generally define their job, activities, and in many ways, their skills through the lens of their employer. This job mindset, which I see in many of students, implies that you sit around and wait till the right job comes around…