In a previous post, I wrote about the importance of seeking advice from others when looking for work or navigating a career path.

Outside advice can be especially useful when you’re really lost, in the wilderness so to speak, and have no idea where you are going or how to get there. It can also be useful for those who are on surer footing and have a clearer direction of their career paths.

Let’s focus on the first category of people since they are a bit more complicated.