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Don’t wait to make New Year’s resolutions to plot your next career move. Start now! October is a great time to analyze how your professional advancement jibes with your company’s (or industry’s) future. During the fall, many companies hash out their marketing and production plans for the year ahead. Budget decisions typically play out by late November, providing early indications of how and where the firm intends to grow or scale back in the next year. Keep abreast of internal developments. Then position yourself.