Careershifters blog

From Teaching to Training Teachers

"Initially, I started looking for a totally different area of work as I was so desperate to make a change..." When you don't enjoy your job, it can be tempting to drop everything and run full-tilt in the opposite direction. But, as Siobhan Goffee proved, what you're looking for may be closer to home than you think. Find out how she made a values-led shift instead of a knee-jerk reaction.

How Do I Deal With A Salary Drop?

Tim is considering a switch into a new career, but he's worried about money. Not only would his new role be lower paid, he also has to think about keeping himself above water while he makes the move itself. How can he finance his shift?

From Operations to Sustainability

When Clare Topping was made redundant from her job as an Operations Manager, she was prepared. Find out how she laid the groundwork for a career change long before the chance to work in her dream field arose.

From PR to Celebrant

Wendy Coulton's shift started with an off-the-cuff joke and ended with her own business. She retrained, re-jigged her schedule, and landed her first clients – all without giving up her day job. Here, she shares how she did it.