This piece is the last in the series on building new careers. We have seen that preparing for a new career takes some serious planning, commitment, and efforts. We are so focused on getting that first job, assignment, or break that we often forget a vital ingredient of success in this long and uncertain journey. … More Planning a new career? Become useful!
In one of the previous posts I had suggested that you should start practicing what you intend to do in your new career much before you leap. In to addition other actions suggested, you should identify people who might be of help. (To read about other actions, search this blog using ‘career‘ as a keyword or … More Get help for your new career
You are pretty sure that you have a gift. You are very good at drawing (or singing or coding or dancing or managing projects). You have also figured out that you wish to use your drawing skills for developing some characters for use in animations or in video games. (whatever basic skill you may have, … More Shaping your career -tools of the trade