For those who have been focused on advancing up the career ladder, a lateral move to another company might seem counterintuitive, but there are a number of arguments for it—particularly in today’s dynamic job landscape. If you’re considering a lateral move, read on for some key reasons taking the opportunity might actually be more beneficial than staying in your swimlane.
Become a T-shaped employee
As with many buzzwords, the concept of a ‘T-shaped’ employee appears to have originated at McKinsey. T-shaped individuals have deep expertise in one area, but also