Career Planning- 15 Questions to Consider

Pelagic Capital Corporation works with many types of companies from start-up to mature, seasoned entities. We’ve often counseled or supported new employees and freshly minted entrepreneurs over our many years of lending. We believe the following, provided by one of our trusted advisors, may be useful to those of you starting out, starting over, or even moving on. You are your own best advocate for success and being prepared is always a valuable asset.

As you begin your career planning, the following is a list of questions you should attempt to answer before you begin your search:

  1. What are your strengths?

  2. What are your weaknesses?

  3. What is your job history?

  4. What would you like to do?

  5. Will you move geographically?

  6. Are you a risk taker?

  7. Do you want a large company or small company?

  8. Do you want a structured job?

  9. What is your “story”?

  10. Are you qualified for the job(s) you are seeking?

  11. How do plan to seek a job (Recruiter, Mail, Internet, Friends, Phone)?

  12. Do you have a resume?

  13. What are you short term goals?

  14. What are your longer term goals?

  15. Do you have references?

Here are some additional thoughts;

  • Honesty is key, be sure you completed this list accurately judging your abilities and limitations.

  •  Looking for and/or changing jobs is hard work.

  • Approach this list with the right attitude and work ethic.

After you finish these career planning questions, the next step is the interview process. Start thinking ahead and prepare yourself for questions you may be asked.

Whether your needs include replacing equipment, upgrading equipment, or acquiring new equipment for growth, Pelagic Capital Corporation is here to help with all of your equipment financing and leasing needs. Having prior funded hundreds of millions of dollars of equipment we understand the ins and outs of getting you funded.

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