Did you make New Years’ Resolutions this year? What about goals around your career planning? This article from Julie Q. Brush, aka The Lawyer Whisperer, offers career goals for 2018 focused on the self. It’s a read that’s well worth your time.

How can we think of career goals this year using a different perspective and diverse focus that will enlighten us in some way? The key is to turn our flashlights inward. So much of our career goals are outward facing, but the ability to achieve any professional goal goes beyond that mere first step. It is one’s personal character and qualities that play the most significant role in career success … and happiness. And so it is the goals for our own personal development that influence the career highs we will achieve.