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Not happy at work? Some useful questions…

Here – you can take a quick snapshot of your job or career situation. 

Think about the last year or some other time frame and score each statement out of 10.  Follow your gut reaction or your first thought.  10 = a strong yes, 0 = a definite no.

  • I get a sense of achievement from my work
  • At work I am using my talents, gifts or strengths
  • The subject matter of my work is interesting to me
  • At work my abilities and contributions are acknowledged
  • I’m learning, growing or developing at work
  • My current level of responsibility and reward is right for me
  • I have the working conditions and resources I need to be effective
  • I agree with the values of the organisation and what it stands for
  • like the people I work with
  • I have a good boss or manager
  • My work/life balance is reasonable
  • Regarding my career, I know what direction I’m headed in
  • have a strategy that will enable me to get there

Did that help to clarify anything for you?  Do you want to talk about any of it?

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