Career Fitness

How to Build Lasting Success at Work

Hosted by the New Professionals Section.

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Category: Leadership & Management

Rapidly evolving market dynamics, technological innovations and customer needs are changing job requirements at warp speed. How do you survive, let alone prosper, in such an environment? Practice “Career Fitness.”

Developed by The Wall Street Journal columnist and author Peter Weddle, Career Fitness is an innovative system of principles and practices that can help you increase both the paycheck and the satisfaction you bring home from work. It provides a regimen of career-building activities that can be effectively used by young professionals to accelerate their advancement and lay the groundwork for sustained success.

In this program you will learn:

  • How employers’ expectations of workers are changing and what that means for young professionals.
  • The key principles for effective career self-management in today’s hyper-kinetic workplace.
  • How to set goals that will keep your career moving forward, even in difficult economic times.
  • The seven facets of a healthy career and the best activities for developing each of them.

How to recognize and record your career accomplishments so they work for you.


Photo of Peter Weddle

Weddle has served as CEO of three HR consulting companies, a partner in the Hay Group, and the recipient of a Federal award for leadership-related research. Described by The Washington Post as “... a man filled with ingenious ideas,” he has authored or edited over two dozen books and been a columnist for The Wall Street Journal, National Business Employment Weekly and



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