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What The Adaptability Vs. Authenticity Debate Means For Your Career

In understanding how students make meaningful career decisions, two key ideas emerge: adaptability versus authenticity. Adaptability is highly connected to career development and success. In a Career Development Quarterly article, M. L. Savickas defines it as “the readiness to cope with the predictable tasks of preparing for and participating in the work role and with the unpredictable adjustments prompted by changes in work and working conditions.” In other words, you need to be ready to prepare to make career decisions while also staying open to things changing. The main process of career adaptability includes (1) exploring (looking the available opportunities),...
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