For many people, making a career change can be overwhelming and confusing. It can be hard to figure out what to do first. Follow this process for a more successful career change.
This is another short, mid-week episode of Finance Career Launch where we discuss a skill, habit or mindset that will help you advance your career in finance. Today we’ll cover how to take that next step toward a successful career change.
When I made a career change several years back, I floundered for a little bit, but then I put together a document (download it here) that really helped move things forward. It outlines specific career goals and preferences and should be used as a 'sidecar' to your resume, not as a replacement. I created this in 2008, so it has nothing to do with what I am doing or want to do now, but it should give you an idea of how to create one for yourself. You can download the example here.
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