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Reflection – on your own and with others – is an essential step in pursuing your career development goals. Here, you need to carefully consider how or if your goals were achieved. Evaluate the impact of those action steps on your career development. Consider if you should continue in the direction you have mapped out or re-strategize. Identify and reach out to people who can help you make connections between what you are learning and your next steps. And remember, reflection is an ongoing, intentional process throughout your career journey. It doesn’t end once you achieve your goals or take the next step.

Here are some tools to get started:

Action Planning: Reflect on Learning

Reflection on learning is an intentional, ongoing process of taking stock of where you are and where you have been, identifying a future path or next step, and figuring out what you need to get there. It is fundamental to personal and professional growth and one of the most important skills you can develop to be successful for the entirety of your career. Complete this worksheet to do some intentional reflection before you move to Navigate What’s Next.