Before you pay any money, check out these free career growth tools.
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In order to take control of your career, you'll eventually need to invest in your development.
If you're anything like me, finding the right tools, resources and certifications can be overwhelming, time consuming and expensive.
Sometimes there's a company budget to support your career growth.
A lot of times it's up to us to find and fund the development opportunities that will give us the most bang for our buck.
My personal strategy is to leverage FREE tools where I can, investing money (mine or my company's) only where it adds the most value.
It's not that I don't care enough about my career to financially invest in myself, I just don't believe you need to spend a ton to do it well. I'm a DIY-er type of person... unless it involves convenience, certifications or cooking. :)
Here are 3 of my favorite tools for career growth and how I've used them to quadruple my salary. All Free. 👇🏻
1. My go-to for certification prep: EDX