Stuck At A Job, Get A New Degree

Most of our lives we spend cribbing about how bad our professional life is and we just cannot fathom that lives could get any better. We settle for this humdrum mundane life, and just keep on living. But have you wondered that YOU could actually change your situation for the better if you want to?

Yes, a change is possible only if you want it. If you think you cannot do better, then no way would you be able to do better. You would have to make the conscious effort of striving for a better tomorrow, than to be scared of the present. One of the best ways to bring in a change in your career, job profile or monetary benefits – is to get a new degree.


Image Credit : malayaliclassifieds & shutterstock

You must think, that after all the studying you are where you are, how much would a new degree help? Well the truth is, a new degree gives you the opportunity to gain expertise of a new subject and move on those lines. One of the best examples for this is the transformation of an engineer to a banker. Getting an MBA degree not only helps you to change your path, but also gives you a standing in the corporate field.

– a new qualification would help you to do just that. Most of us, stick to the same job for years only because we fear the unknown. We assume that if we leave the job, we will be at a loss. Primarily for this kind of reason, online degree are proving to be extremely beneficial. An online master’s degree would give you similar benefits as a regular full time degree. However, if you are still skeptical of the online world, you could always for an executive MBA, part time MBA or a 1 Year MBA if you don’t want to go for a full time 2 year course – depending on your work experience.

An MBA degree, helps you wipe your slate clean. It gives you the advantage, to change your career field in any desired path. MBA is such a vast field, you have plethora of specializations to choose from. Some are pretty common like HR, Finance, Marketing and Sales, Operations, IT etc. Plus there are relatively new ones like Rural Management, Sustainability, e-Commerce, Sports Management, Media and Advertising etc. These courses helps you to gain expertise in a particular area of your preference and pursue a career in that field.

For example: If you like the world of media, MBA in Media Management is tailor-made for those who need to get into the world of Media. This course into the managerial section of various media related departments like corporate communications, public relations, media agencies etc. In this world of media and technology, every company needs a Media manager; and then for those who are looking at a career in the global sports industry at an executive level, MBA in Sports Management proves to be extremely beneficial.

If you finished an MBA course, a post-graduate degree like an online Master’s in Marketing would be a great choice, particularly for those who would like to excel in the real of digital marketing.

Having a higher degree, especially a business degree – helps you to get into the corporate field, or get a better jump and hike on your present profile. As most companies prefer MBA graduates – You would be at a benefit for having work experience also. Your bosses and seniors would definitely consider your additional qualifications and help you to get a better job profile than you are currently in. Nevertheless if you are looking at changing you jobs and go a completely different field, this degree would also help you doing that.

Getting a new degree is one of the best things that you can do in a dead end job. It gives you a purpose and a reason to look for something new and better.

Author Bio

This article has been written by Trisha, she is a professional writer & has been writing on a variety of topics. She is keen reader, a traveler & a passionate photographer. She really wants to explore the world & write about whatever comes across her way.

Follow Trisha : GooglePlus Linkedin

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *