Sometimes the very prospect of changing your career can be daunting and it’s no surprise that many go back to the daily rat race rather than embark on what might be a long process. However, what may seem impossible today may seem highly achievable tomorrow. What can change the situation completely for you is whether you get support for your career change.
It was difficult to accept at first as I had invested emotionally as well as professionally with this employer and was losing a social circle too. However, I knew I had been coasting in my job and had needed to move on for some time. I had wanted to do consultancy work but felt unable to leave my ‘permanent job’. Well, now I know that there are very few ‘permanent’ jobs today. ‘Jobs for life’ are definitely in the past and loyalty to one employer has been replaced by loyalty to one’s own career or industry.
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Anyone can completely change their career at any age. For most of us, reaching 40 is a huge milestone, not only in terms of our career aspirations but in terms of our life plans. We come to the realisation that time is not endless and we have not yet achieved the life we had been dreaming of. It may even be that we have been completely deflected from our own ambitions by the pressures of duty and responsibility.
If you invest in yourself to live your dream by engaging a career coach, your coach will help you answer all the above questions and more.
To work with me to accelerate your career change, call me on 0044 7563 563 254 or email me at Ghazala@careerchangeat40.com.