The direction of your career is unpredictable and you can never know what comes next unless you have some sort of definite certainty. Since a very few lucky ones have this privilege, it would be greatly useful for you to know what actions to take when your career goes sideways. Sometimes, this can be just a minor step back, in other moments it can seem like there’s no way out. The first thing that you have to learn is there is always a way out and you must be able to create alternatives when you need to.
Most of the time, you will have to fight with problems like no room for advancing, no new opportunities, the ears of your bosses are deaf to your words and you will feel boxed in. There will be no way how you can expand your knowledge and develop yourself as a successful individual. There is one thing that you always have to keep in your mind, you are the one who determines the course of your faith, and in this case, your career. If you are not happy with what you get, move forward.
Simple as that. If you do not like the way you are being treated, move on. No one will take care of what you need unless you do something about it. Spending a lot of time in a place that offers a little to nothing in return is a complete waste of your time and if you let your bosses know how you feel, two things will happen. Either you will get fired or promoted.
Knowing the right moment when to say something and the proper way to say it will greatly determine what happens next. If you want to make some good career moves, keep in mind that it is always good to move to more challenging work. This does not always necessarily mean moving up but, you will get the feeling like you are doing something important for yourself which is always a good thing for sure.