Are you underemployed? There are many professionals in today’s workforce who are classified as being underemployed. There are just as many who are unsatisfied with their current role and are interested in making a career move.
While the unemployment rate is comparatively low, it doesn’t reflect the types of jobs people have. Having a job is one thing, but having a job that matches your skills and experience is one challenge many professionals face.
There are a number of different situations where a professional could be considered underemployed. The most common include:
Are you underemployed? Do you have the signs of not being in a job that meets your experience and skill level? Here are some common signs you may be underemployed:
If you feel like you are underemployed, you have a choice to make – accept your current fate or decide to do something about it. You can improve upon your current career position by doing the following:
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Danielle is a Recruitment Consultant with our Accounting and Finance team, primarily focused on placing talent with mid-sized public accounting firms. Danielle has five years of experience in the recruitment industry, starting out as a recruitment coordinator and growing into a recruitment and candidate sourcing specialist.