Social media has revolutionised how we can access information on people and career paths. But what can you do to discover whether the new career you’re looking into is going to right for you? Chris Platts outlines his top ways to find the information you need before you make the move.
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Sometimes your dream job has a gatekeeper: the recruitment consultant. Former recruiter Chris Platts shows you how to get them on your side, even if you don't have experience in your chosen field.
You were once so happy together… What do you do when the career you once loved loses its shine? Career coach Sonia Lakshman offers her guidance on how to get the magic back.
Are you stuck in a job you hate, or has your career-change reached a plateau? It might be because you're avoiding 'The Suck'. Anthony Meindl explains why you have to look head-on at what isn't working to make a positive and meaningful change.
Can't decide between a few new career ideas? Or know what you'd like to do but don't know how to break into the new work area? John Williams suggests a proactive way to help with indecision and build up your experience.
Sue Hadden examines the difference between career breaks and sabbaticals and explains how both can positively effect your future career.
Matching up our personality with a suitable role is vital to a successful career change. Here, Nisa Chitakasem tries out online personality tests to see what insights they offer.
After eight years working in the not-for-profit sector in London, Sarah resigned and took off on a round the world trip with her husband, a designer, and their three year old daughter to find a new place to call home. They now live in Bali and Sarah is now officially a writer.
In January I resigned from my job in London, rented out my house and took off with my family to find a new place to call home. And we found it in Bali. If you fancy doing something similar, here are some ideas and tips to get you started on your very own journey.