The career ladder is dead – these days, your career is a smartphone

We’ve all heard the phrase ‘climbing the career ladder’ – but have you ever stopped to think whether its actually relevant to you? Careers are no longer linear, dreams are no longer so simple – this is a talk anyone pondering their future should see.

“Is the life you’re living worth the price you’re paying for it?”

Career development expert Jenny Blake suggests that the idea of the ‘career ladder’ is not only redundant, but genuinely damaging in this heart-felt and inspiring Ted talk. Brilliant advice for everyone and anyone worrying about ‘making it to the top’. A must-watch:



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Natasha Hodgson is the Content and Community Manager over at Enternships. She loves writing about inspiring things, and Nicolas Cage. Luckily, those two things are not mutually exclusive.

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