People stare at me when I tell them that career management is also personal finance. They either get a “deer in headlights” or a glazed look over their eyes when I bring the subject up. Not that I provide financial advice, mind you. No, just the importance of a few principles about why personal finance is also good career management. Here are the four reasons career management is personal finance:
How well you manage and invest your money impacts your career choices. Whether it is taking a shot at a riskier job for you, choosing to work, or getting laid off, your financial decisions will help or hurt your career. That’s why a Cubicle Warrior needs discipline over personal finances.
Are there other ways career management is also about personal finances?