In the technology field, there are so many varied pathways to success. Your career is your journey, and only you can determine what career success means to you. Yet, within the technology field, there are critical areas of knowledge, skills, and behaviors that, if pursued and adopted, provide a significantly improved chance of career advancement, irrespective of how you define career success.
The twelve recommendations involve adopting crucial behaviors that apply throughout your career, as well as specific actions you should take at different stages of your career. The goal of this career planning guide is to support you in developing new skills and abilities and adopting the behaviors needed for success, whether starting your career right out of school, hoping to land your first management job, or looking to advance as a seasoned executive or technologist.