Phase: Develop Your Career Plan
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  Preparation Is Essential and Ongoing

Remember, promotions rarely come to those who just happen to be in the right place at the right time.

Define Your Goals Promotions come to those who prepare.
  • Do you have a replacement?
  • Have you invested in knowledge you will need?
  • Are you succeeding in your current position?

You must always be preparing for your next position—your next step toward your long-term goal. Look for opportunities to gain training and experience in your current job that will prepare you to be hired for your next one.

And always remember that senior management needs partners in the IT department who:

  • Understand the business
  • Deliver business value
  • Make positive things happen

As long as you are progressing in these areas, you are preparing for your next step.

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