If you are a goal-oriented man or woman it must mean that you have concerted strategies in place to achieve those goals in life. All ambitious men and women have career goals in mind. It is not so much a case of climbing the career ladder as high as possible but more a case of getting the most out of something you are passionate about and have the most interest in. In spite of the economy continuing to grow and the unemployment rate continuing to decline, finding the right company to satisfy your personal goals still remains a challenge.
The larger multinational companies you may have had in mind before may not be the right company to grow with personally. Everywhere you look these days, companies have had to downsize their staff compliment in order to contain their exorbitant costs and achieve short to long term profits. It is the small to medium sized companies that an accomplished recruiting consultant could be targeting on your behalf.
If your designated consultant is steering you in this growth area it may just mean that he or she has more than enough or above average knowledge of the business sector that you have placed yourself in. Take the publishing and communications sectors as prime examples. Stakeholders are faced with daily challenges to do with both competition and escalating migrations to digital technologies. For the larger, established companies it has been a challenge to adapt, but for the smaller firms they have already adopted the necessary all hands on deck approach.
Before going all out with your career aspirations in consultation with your recruitment specialist, do make sure that you have vetted his or her own credentials.