In this chapter, you’re going to consider the gap you’re facing now and how you’re going to bridge it.
What gap? You’re reading this chapter because your 2011 career goal is to move to a new employer, a new industry, or a new occupation. Odds are you’re not completely ready to make that move.
So you’re looking at a space between where you are now and where you want to get to. Maybe the gap is just a slit. Maybe it’s a chasm. But that’s the gap you’re going to address here.
This chapter covers four likely gaps and, for each one, suggests two or more possible action plans to bridge the gap. Find the gap that best describes your situation, and you’ll see various ways you can bridge it. Finally, at the end of the chapter, ...