Change is common in present floating and uncertain job market. Change may take place due to less pay, unfavored work environment and peers and organization culture and change in job responsibilities. But adapting to change is inevitable when you are not planning to change. Below tips may useful if you have career changing plans:
Make a self assessment of your situation: Ask yourself some questions related to your career and be honest while giving those answers. This analysis will help you in determining your decision in changing career. This exercise will help you in deciding career change is practically viable or not? Also check that, new career provides the parameters which the present one not doing in lines of salary, job responsibilities, less stress and comfort. Check yourself that switching to a new job entails any financial implications? Or you have enough savings to maintain in the period of settling down.
Find out all possible ways: Take time and think in a way that what profession could help you to fulfill your dreams. Talk to the professionals in the same field and analyze the current market trends in which you are entering and collect as much as information you can.
Make a note of transferable skills: List out the skills which your new job demands and match with the existing skills you have. It will give you a clear picture that where you stand in the competition and confidence level wise to take the bold step.
Check yourself that you need any additional training: Including all those skills it is important to check whether you need any training to upgrade your skills to go ahead in your career for any career change. Look for the skill up gradation and vocational programmes to upgrade your skills.
Comparing all aspects with new job: Entering in to a new job, you may come across many changes in pay wise, flexibility, designation and profile and other things.
Changing job may not an easy task as you have settled in your present job and organization in building your present career.You can chose part time work jobs or full time jobs to get settled in your career.