Where Will You Be in Five Years?
Published: Mar 31, 2011
If you dread facing this question, you're in good company. But you have to answer it. Fear not—we can help. Most people have been asked that perennial, and somewhat annoying, question: "Where do you see yourself in five years?" Of course it is asked most often in a job interview, but it may also come up in a conversation at a networking event or a cocktail party. Knowing and communicating your career goals is challenging for even the most ambitious and focused person. Can you really know what job you'll be doing, or even want to be doing, in five years?