How to change careers when you're lost


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4 important things to consider before making a midlife career change

Although it's becoming increasingly common, a midlife career change can seem daunting. Like many people who want to leave a job that's making them unhappy, the myths about changing career in your 50s may be putting you off taking the first step towards more fulfilling work and a happier future. According to career experts however, it's never too late to switch career or start your own business. It just needs careful planning. Here, Brad Shorr shares some of the practical things you need to ...
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Five unexpected career resolutions you should make in 2018

Although career advancement is a year-round process, the start of a new year often prompts us think about what we want to achieve during the year ahead. If getting a new job, a raise or a promotion is high on your New Year's resolutions list, an annual check up on the health of your career will help you identify where there's room for improvement and set some goals for the year ahead. When it comes to steering your career in a better direction, Gwen Moran suggests "ditching the typical to-dos an...
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Choosing between job offers? 4 tips for making a decision

Whether you're unemployed, underemployed or discontent with your current position, the phrase 'job seeking' and all of its variants can strike fear into the bravest of hearts. The time spent searching job websites and dealing with repetitive application forms, interviews and networking, can feel utterly soul destroying. Then just when you start thinking there are no suitable jobs to be had, several offers come along at once. Having multiple options can be either a blessing or a curse, depending ...
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