How to Find Your Perfect Career

For some individuals, picking a profession is easy. They have a path they want to follow, and they know exactly how to do it. It’s much more difficult when someone is unhappy in their current role, and not sure where the next step lies. We’ve got 9 questions you need...

4 Things to Consider Before Changing Careers

1. Think about what motivates you The meaningfulness of one’s work is always important. While it’s nice to know that the work you do has a positive impact on the world around you, make sure that you’re not simply changing careers to avoid pet-peeves such as office...

How to Cope with Mid-Life Career Stagnation

How to cope with mid-life career stagnation Career burnout is a very real issues, affecting a large percentage of the workforce. Career stagnation may be borne from feelings of boredom, or the idea that you might just be stuck in a dead-end job. In the modern economy...

Four Reasons NOT to Change Your Career

1. Right Career, Wrong Employer In my last career (in IT) I once worked for EDS at Telecom New Zealand. I was interested in the work (unix network security for those of you who care). I was good at the job. Yet it was killing me. Trying to achieve anything in a...

How I Changed My Career

This is the process I used during my career change – as you’ll see, it was not a straight line form A to B. I’m sure this is typical of any career change example – life is full of unexpected turns which you’ll have to deal with during your career change. How I planned...

Do You Have Career Heartbreak?

Do you remember the first time your heart was broken. Did you tell yourself, or did somebody else say “You were too good for him / she was out of your league / there are plenty more fish in the sea”? And yet, you couldn’t put your first love out of your mind. I’ll bet...