on Sep 4th, 2008Changing career in midlife

Changing careers are one of the crucial decisions that a person can ever made due to the fact that there are several aspects that needs to be considered. In which, the person must considered the type of the new career jobs that they will be undertaking in order to have a wider vision of the career functions or the things that needs to be done and how long does it takes in adjusting their prospect newly career functions. Having an overview towards that aspect will create a good impact upon transferring to a new career path. Here in the United States, it can be noticed that most of the young professionals in the country are often changing their career jobs due to several reasons such as they are bored to their work functions and some are looking for more greener pastures in life but whatever purpose they got upon changing their career path still they are certain that this new career path they are heading will give them a new life to venture upon.

Even though that most of the individuals who are changing their career path are young professionals or at the age of 20’s but there are still adult individuals that can be found in the country who are changing their career path to all the more achieve a higher degree of career development in their lives despite of the higher age that they got. Most of these adult individuals who are changing their career path are usually at the age of 40’s. One of the best examples of individuals who change their career path in adulthood years was Nancy Irwin. In which, during her early 40’s that she decided to change her stand up comedy career into a newly challenging field which is psychotherapy. With that dramatic career change in her life, it moves her to document the lives of other individuals who also change their career path during or after the age of 40’s. This book that she created was entitled “You-Turn Changing Direction in Midlife”.

Nancy Irwin have created this book in order to inspire other adult individuals who got a desire to change their career path to move on with a new career path by undergoing an educationally training in campus schools or virtual school in order to be prepared in venturing a new career path.


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