Do you have a New Year's resolution for your career?

Happy New Year! For many, the start of a new year signals the perfect time for a little self-reflection: What did you accomplish this past year that you're proud of? What boxes have been left unchecked? That said, 2020 is more than just a new year — it's the start of a new decade. It could be the chance to start fresh, take a risk, or realize a long-standing goal. Is 2020 the year you take the leap and make a change?

We urge you, don't let your career resolutions in the new year be empty promises to yourself. Whether you want to land a promotion, change industries, or get back into the workforce, there's no time like the present. Actually, there's no time like a new year. Even better, there's no time like a new decade to make those career resolutions a reality!

Look ahead and ask yourself: Where do I want 2020 to take me? Where do I want to be in 2025? 2030? Then, consider what you need to do to achieve those goals. Set measurable career New Year's resolutions that you can track and achieve. 

If you're looking for a place to start, we've written hundreds of articles on all types of career topics that can help you take those first steps. Here are some of our favorites to inspire you to start a new chapter:

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Still need a little extra push into the unknown? Start with a professionally written resume from one of our expert writers. Trust us — having a professional write your resume will help you find a job faster and earn more. What better way to start off the new year than with a resume that is sure to impress? 

From all of us at TopResume, we wish you the best of luck as you kick off 2020. Make this the year — and decade — of YOUR success. You deserve it. And always remember, we're here to help.

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