Growing your career

Career progression requires planning and a commitment to continuous development. This section offers guidance on how to remain marketable, position yourself for promotion, handle negotiations around pay and more.
Does this sound familiar: you´re having lunch with your colleagues, but instead of having an interesting conversation you are all looking at the screen of your mobile to check what important messages you´ve missed from everybody who is not at that table.
The over 200 employees of Automattic - the company behind WordPress - never go to the office in morning. It would be practically impossible because they work in 174 different cities, in 29 countries all over the world.
Knowing the value of having a mentor is one thing but how exactly can you take full advantage of your mentor?
If you find yourself continually unsatisfied with your current position, perhaps it is time to consider making a career change.
In order to ensure a sense of self and fulfilment in your career it is important to set immediate as well as long-term goals and stay true to them. 
When to take the next career step
There are many reasons people decide to make a move in their career. Perhaps they are unsatisfied with their work environment or feel unappreciated and undervalued. 
Tips for moving into management
The move into a management position is full of new challenges and responsibilities. These new expectations can be a bit daunting to those confronted with them for the first time.