How to Choose a Second Career

How to Choose a Second Career

Steps in Choosing a Second Career 

Most aspiring Professionals have a level of uncertainty if they are making right career decisions. We have put together a three step guide that will help you with the question of How to Choose a Second Career? If you are a SAHM trying to put together a Career Plan, this is the perfect place for you... Read Ahead.

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Step One: What are your Skills?

Start by asking yourself

  • Where do my interests lie?
  • What do I do well and enjoy?
  • What kind of personality do I have?
  • What's important to me?
  • What are my values?

Take a Strength Finder test or Speak to a Mentor. Draw on your life experiences on jobs or other opportunities that you may have particularly enjoyed. Remember, this is very personal and is all about you! Choosing a career can be very satisfying with the right help. Get in touch with our Mentor or Register for our next Mentoring Meet-Up. We are here to help you make the decision.

 

Step Two: What are your options?

Learn about your career options. We have put together a list of Career Profiles and what does the work involve. See our Flexi Career Options for Women here. Explore the different profiles. See what the experts have to say via our hand-picked videos. See what would a typical working day looks like. 

 

Step Three: Take a Skill Development Course & Gain On the Job experience.

Identify if there is a gap that needs to be bridged, a skill that needs to be learnt. After you've spent time on steps one and two, some of your strong preferences may start to emerge. You might learn that you like to work independently and not as a team. Or you might find that you would like to be an entrepreneur rather than being employed. Whatever it is that you learn about yourself, you're making important discoveries that will help make the perfect career choice. 

Our huge database of Online courses will enable you to develop the skills that bridge the gap between education and employment!

 

Step Four: Start your Job Search.

Have a look at the Job Openings and apply for the one's that suit you.

If you have any questions or queries, Contact Us today...

 

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