Even expert weather forecasters can’t reliably predict the weather three days from now. So, how is a 22-year old supposed to pick the right career for the next 40-plus years? At some point in our career life, most of us will contemplate a career change. It might be a conscious decision or the loss of a job that might be the genesis of a change, sooner or later.
The thought of a new career path can be both exciting and daunting. The risk and reward can both be high. However, with an effective approach, the risk can be minimized and the reward maximized.
For greater success, consider these tips when you want to change your career:
Bear in mind to think carefully before changing careers. Ideally, this will be the only time you’ll need to change careers! Determine what your current career is lacking and find a new career that ticks all your boxes. Understand that you may have to begin your new career at the very beginning. But if you choose wisely, you won’t even mind.