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Many people contemplate changing careers at some point(s) in life. Many things can lead an individual to re-assess goals and refocus on doing something meaningful and fun.
Jumping into a new career can be tricky. Assessments of retraining requirements should be made before plunging into such things. It often takes a while to work up to a successful new career and it is wise to look at this from a financial standpoint (make sure to work out a livable and affordable budget).
Changing careers can be both exciting and frightening at the same time. It can be helpful to work with a professional career coach to get some insightful advice. These individuals can evaluate strengths to find great career matches. Being successful in a new career requires you to assess your goals and yourself. Remember, however, that there's always a means of finding a way to get to where you want to be.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|