Five-Year Career Development Plan
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Masters of Administrative Science (MADS)
This paper was prepared for Personal Administration, MADS 6602 taught by Dr. Sydney Scott.
FIVE-YEAR CAREER DEVELOPMENT PLAN
Career development is a continuous process of handling proactively work and changes in life in order to move forward and reach the goals set for a better future. It involves learning new skills, moving up in the position within the organization or altogether moving to new organization or even starting up a new business. A career development plan is created to set goals and how to reach these goals using your talents and skills in the working world. A five year plan is ideal to start with, as five years are enough to reach bigger goals while working for and achieving smaller goals.
Career Goals and Objectives:
My personal mission is to improve people’s lives through medicine and care and make world a healthier place by using my skills and coming up with innovative ideas to manage healthcare organizations. There are two goals which need to be accomplished: One is the short term goal which is to be accomplished in a short period, say a year or few months. My short term career objective is to complete my Masters degree in Administrative Science with good grades which will reflect in my resume. Second is the long term goal: what I want to do in the next 5 years and where I want to be at the end of the fifth year by effectively shaping my future in an organization. My objective is to be a Healthcare Services Administrator of a healthcare organization such as hospital or public health department. My degree of Administrative Science with specialization in Global Health and Human Services will help me to develop skills to manage a healthcare facility effectively and efficiently, as well as my human resources skills will help me manage and work with people. This will guide me to achieve my objective of outshining in life and working for the betterment of people and me. Apart from this, it’s my dream to join a culinary school and become a food critic and visit different places in world and taste their native dishes.
Education, training, knowledge and skills:
Aiming to a career in medicine and health, I pursued my Bachelors degree in Pharmacy. Throughout the course I learnt the concepts of medicine and developed skills in working within a healthcare team. During this time, I worked as a volunteer at hospitals to learn and understand its working and how management works. I also took training at a research and development unit to increase my knowledge in medicine and to understand the working of an organization which will help me in my future. Currently I’m pursuing my Masters in Administrative Sciences with specialization in Global Health and Human Services Administration, which will help me analyze the needs within the community and...