Are you paying enough attention to your Career Success? Or, are you too busy ‘doing’ to take stock of what you are actually ‘getting’?


Take our 3 minute Career Checker and see how you make out.


Ask yourself these 10 questions and give yourself a rating, on a scale of  1 – 5 , 5 being most favourable.


 3 Minute Career Success Checker 

                 1 – 5

 1. Professional Fit

How much do you enjoy what you do?

Is this what you want to be doing with your life?

 2. Future Career Path

Do you know what it is you want?

How much will this job help get it?

 3. Belonging

Are you part of a strong team?

Do you have a great Boss?

 4. Reward and recognition

Is your salary package fair?

Do you get recognition and rewards that make you feel great?

 5. Work/Life balance

Do you have the work/life balance that you want?

Do you have the work life balance that others want for you?


                                                            Total Score     …………………………….


40 – 50 ..whoo hoo, time to party

25 – 40 ..time to do some thinking

< 25 ..Time to Take Action!


What could you do, if you put your mind to it?

ps: if you did this Checker in 60 seconds or less, you may not be taking your career seriously enough!



You are welcome to re-use this Career Checker but please credit the author – Lynn Wade: The IT Career Coach. You can get more articles about careers by signing up to follow our blog click here