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Career Change

In the midst of all the uncertainty created by the high levels of unemployment and underemployment of the past couple of years, millions of Americans are now dealing with career changes. If you are considering a career change or are currently in the midst of one, there are some things you can do that will help the transition go more smoothly and increase your chances of career success. We've created the guides below to help you do just this. Inside these guides, you'll find important steps for changing careers as well as a list of self-assessment resources to help you determine which new careers might be best for you.

Is It Time for a Career Change?

From lifestyle changes to job burnout and boredom, there are many factors that can contribute to a career change. Learn more

From Career to Consulting

If you’re wrapping up a successful career, pursuing a retirement career might be the last thing on your mind, but many new retirees put their decades of expertise and skills to use through consulting and freelance jobs. Learn more

Business Savvy: Own Your Own!

If you're between jobs or contemplating retirement with more dread than enthusiasm, consider a career move to a franchised or licensed business. Learn more

A Step-by-Step Guide to Changing Careers

Laying the groundwork is an important part of successfully finding a new career. Learn more

View Your Career as an Asset

The right career can have a big impact on your financial well-being. Learn more

Creating a Budget

Changing careers can often change your bottom line, too. Learn more

Self-Assessment Resources

There are a wide-range of books and online resources specifically designed to help you find the career that is right for you. Learn more


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