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Tips for getting work done when you're totally unmotivated on a project, not liking the sector, team, or working styles? The project won't last forever but until it ends what can I do?

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Apply for an external opportunity and have some interviews set up. So you know your last day is coming and this might be your last project with the firm

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HA I feel like i'm too junior to hop ship yet!

Wondering the same thing myself

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Try to look for the learning opps in this - what can you get out of this project that will advance your own industry knowledge / skillset/ etc. Also at the junior level I feel like building a good rep with more senior folks - even ones you don’t like - is important. Helpful down the road if you’re known as an awesome resource everyone wants on their team.

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I’m in the same boat. I’m trying to convince myself that it’s a good learning opportunity and exposure to a product that I’ve never been hands on with before (because I wasn’t interested). Reframing it helps a little bit.

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Definitely trying but feeling pretty burnt out so its difficult :( good luck to you too

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Same boat ⛵

Yeah, building off of what was shared here - list out hypothetical resume bullets - that might spark your curiosity and your attention in terms of the business issues or skills at play. And also, think about how you can leverage this project to get elsewhere ( if I do a good job with X, I will ask the manager to drop a good word with Y).

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