We’re often encouraged to set long-term goals at work as well as in our own personal lives. However, that may not be as productive as we think. In fact, as this video highlights, a little bit of uncertainty can actually improve our careers.
Getting anxious just thinking about it? Author and journalist Oliver Burkeman explains exactly how to abandon your goals and embrace uncertainty, all for the sake of your own professional development.
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A UNC-Wilmington grad born and raised in North Carolina, Kaitlyn always knew she would end up in NYC to pursue writing. As a summer editorial intern, she contributes career advice to The Muse. In addition, she also writes for other publications, such as USA TODAY College, Her Campus, and The Huffington Post. You can find her searching the city for the best eats, binge-watching Netflix, or catching up with friends at dinner. Say hi on Twitter @KaitlynRussell_More from this Author