Words from the Wise 14: Bill Gates
This is a series of posts that uses a quotation by a famous person from history to make a point about career management. Take a moment to reflect and see whether you can start using this wisdom as you start managing your career.
Bill Gates said:
“Life is not fair; get used to it.” Bill Gates
Proteus Career Management says:
“Make sure that your career management plans contain contingency elements that will insulate you from the unfairness of the corporate world that comes to us all at some stage: we know not when.”
The lesson? “Protect your future.”
Dr Mike Warren says:
No matter who you are, you are likely, as an employee, to be scythed off at the knees by the corporate world at least once. Make sure you are always ready when it hits the fan!
Our passion is helping you find your true career path
Centuries ago – according to Homer – Proteus guided Jason and his Argonauts towards their home as they tried to return from the Trojan Wars. The team at Proteus Consultancy is passionate about helping you find your true career path. Look at our sessions and programmes, or just get in touch to book your free career consultation.
You and Proteus – Protecting your Livelihood.