InformationWeek reports on a recent study that suggests good things to come for web workers in 2007. Technologists are reporting increasing confidence in the labor market, decreased layoffs at their companies, and an increased interest on the part of employers to convert high level contract workers to permanent positions. That last might not be terribly important to most web workers; many of us cherish our independence from The Man, which just shows you that what’s a hot career to one person is cold to another.
With work life slowing down in December for the holidays, it’s an ideal time to step back and define what would make your 2007 career fun and rewarding. Pamela Slim of Escape from Cubicle Nation has a few ideas for easy and fun ways to figure out what’s right for you, including learning about your essential self from your taste in movies and music.
What plans do you have for a hot career in 2007? How do you figure out what’s right for you?