What is Continuing Education?
Continuing education, also referred to as adult education, is that part of a professional’s lifelong learning that begins at the conclusion of their formal education and continues throughout their professional life. No longer just a good idea, continuing education has become a necessity to succeed in today's market. Not only can it lead to promotion, but also increased job security. If your field or industry is in a downturn, it's possible to acquire new skills for a new career with with continuing education.
Career development is a lifelong process that can include: self-assessment, competency development, networking, informational interviewing, mentoring, internships, work experience, study abroad, job search skills, graduate school, and planning for a productive, rewarding life.
Confused about how to start? The key to a successful job search is knowing who you are and what you want to achieve. Be proactive and be flexible. Create a personal career development plan based on what you love, what you are good at, and what you want to do next.
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