Thinking about scrapping it all to start a goat cheese farm in Maine? Even if you just want to switch jobs at your company, career change can be daunting.
Whether you’ve been laid off or you crave more satisfaction, looking for a position doing something you’ve never done before invariably comes with second-guessing: No one will give me a chance. I’m too old. I’ve done this forever. I can’t do anything else.
These doubts are common when looking to change careers, it is especially daunting when one considers a career field that is drastically different than their former job function. CNBC offered a brief “Rule of the Road” article on career reinvention. In this time of economic turmoil, one needs to be even more vigilant when leaving the known to try something new. To read the article, visit: