What to do when you're frustrated about the direction of your career

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There you are in the middle of a rapidly changing economy wondering where your professional aspirations belong – trying to keep up with your peers, impress your parents or make a living that you can be proud of. But, you aren’t sure if you’re headed in the right direction or whether you have any direction at all.

You would probably be frustrated by imminent thoughts that force you to face the reality that you can’t seem to find a career path that enthuses you. Or, something meaningful that speaks to your core. Even with obstacles along the way, you would prefer for your career to feel less like the actual obstacle. 

Marumo is not alone in this, many people struggle with finding their career path. Undeniably, there are those select few that know what they want to do from the get-go. But, many others have to work at it. So, if you’re frustrated or beating yourself up for such confusion, stop right there. Instead, lean on new directions offered by modern-day options and solutions. 

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