HOW TO FIND A CAREER THAT FITS YOU
So, you’ve decided on a career overhaul, but aren’t really sure where to go or what to do next?
First, give yourself props for having the self-awareness to come to the decision to make a career change.
Self-awareness is something that we’re not necessarily taught or born with. It’s a kind of thing that you have to develop. The more diverse experiences you have, the more you can tune into that. You build up a habit of noticing and observing yourself as you’re having different experiences. That helps you take data away that allows you to make smarter choices going forward.Avery Roth
You hear us refer to the “journey of career change” because it is a path of learning not only what type of career you want to pursue, but you learn so much more about yourself – your wants, needs, values, strengths, life goals, by doing the research to find that next step in your career.
Once people decide to change their careers, they often hit roadblocks when it comes to next steps.
Changing careers can be a difficult and overwhelming task, but we’ve outlined the process that will help you figure out how to find a career that fits you and get you from your idea of your next career to actually making it happen.
HOW DO YOU GET FROM POINT A (IDEA OF CAREER CHANGE) TO
POINT Z (SUCCESSFUL CAREER TRANSITION)
Once you walk through the framework provided above, you’ll have a solid background on why it is you like and don’t like certain things about a job and you’ll be able to learn more about what job might suit you.
By following the research steps and sifting through your brain dump, you’ll be able to build a profile on the type of role that fits you. When you have that profile, it becomes easier to flesh it out to direct you to your next steps on your career journey.
But, don’t be too hard on yourself if you’re still finding you struggle as you work through the steps listed above.
Career change is difficult stuff. That is why we’ve created the Career Change Bootcamp program that was created to guide you to build a strong foundation that will go even more in depth to help you determine what it is you want out of your next career.
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