When was the last time you felt excited about your job? Not complacent, but actually excited about a project you’re working on? If you have to think about the answer, or every night feels like a Sunday night, it might be time to think about embracing a new challenge – or looking for an entirely new job.
Post-pandemic workers are changing jobs more frequently than ever before, but the reasons for moving are not always the same. A recent survey from consultancy firm PWC showed that for the majority of workers, a lack of fulfillment in a role (69%) or an inability to be themselves (66%) are the main drivers for job seekers.
But what if you don’t have a pressing need? How do you know if you’re ready for a new challenge or if you’re just disillusioned with work? Here are some pointers.
Explore The Market
You won’t know what you’re missing if you don’t explore the opportunities that are out there. If something isn’t working with your current role and you can’t figure out why, explore available jobs within the same industry and see what piques your interest.