Five Recommendations for Facilitating Sustainable Careers

  • Ans De Vos
  • Jean-Marie Dujardin
  • Tim Gielens
  • Caroline Meyers


In this chapter we formulate five recommendations to facilitate sustainable careers. The focal point that we take is the individual’s career and how the sustainability of careers can be improved by a combination of measures taken at different levels. More specifically we propose five types of initiatives that policy makers and organisations can take to foster the sustainability of individuals’ careers.


Career Development Career Path Career Option Career Context Career Competency 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ans De Vos
    • 1
  • Jean-Marie Dujardin
    • 2
  • Tim Gielens
    • 3
  • Caroline Meyers
    • 4
  1. 1.Antwerp Management School and University of AntwerpAntwerpBelgium
  2. 2.HEC-Management SchoolUniversity of LiègeLiègeBelgium
  3. 3.Antwerp Management SchoolAntwerpBelgium
  4. 4.ESF FlandersBrusselsBelgium

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