Career Change Advice, 7 Tips For Career Changers Now

Career Change Advice, 7 Tips For Career Changers Now

If you’re going through a career change either by personal choice or by someone else’s decision, here’s a check list to help ease your transition…

The Career Changers Check List:

1. Take time to figure out what you want to do with your work life going forward. Now is the time to at least explore other options, options that could take your life in a whole new and better direction. Take a career assessment and a personality profile to see what additional types of careers and positions you could really be good at. Start expanding your options.

2. Take care of the important things.

  • Check on your eligibility to continue health insurance.
  • If your employment was terminated, you can look into COBRA health coverage.
  • File for unemployment.
  • Plan a financial budget.

3. Get your resume ready.

4. Prepare references.

5. Begin networking with friends, family, coworkers, former employers…

6. Begin an all out search for jobs and positions you are interested in.

7. Take care of YOU…Take care of your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. Exercise, eat right, get support, find ways to deal with the stress and the challenges of job hunting and avoid negative people and conversations like the plague!

Follow this career changers check list and you should have a much better transition than with no check list at all!

To your career success and beyond!

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