Half of life is reacting to what it throws at you. The other half is forcing the issue yourself by taking action.
These days, punching a clock at the same company for 25 straight years is not satisfying. People are actively seeking new challenges, not just by finding new jobs, but also by completely changing careers. Starting a new career is the ultimate step outside your comfort zone, and while you can’t recreate yourself overnight, it can be done smoothly if you find how your careers’ skill sets overlap.
In this article, Matthew Heggem explains how he made one of the most dramatic career changes of all time and the lessons he learned. Read the full article on SimplyHired.