Jan 062012
 

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In finding a new career at 50 the first step is critical.

New Career at 50-The First Step in a Successful Career Change

Now is the time to expand your thinking. If you want to be an ocean fishing guide or open you own business add them to your list. Make sure your list of possible careers includes ones that you thing you’ll enjoy not just the ones you think you can do. Career ideas are everywhere. When looking to changing careers at 50, as you find new information you can always pare down your list.

Now you can begin your research. Find out how others found ideas about their careers? Look for others who are currently working in the planned career. Interview them on what they like about the career, what they don’t like and what a they do in a typical day or week.

What skills and experience are required? Need more education-start a program of self-study. Find a mentor. Keep a log on your research and activities in finding the new career.

A career change at 50 starts with the first step. Get started, use your research skills, be flexible and before you know it you’ll have several great new careers to consider in making your after 50 career change.

To learn more how others at age 50 and beyond researched and planned their into great new careers.  Go now to career planning after 50 and find out how others like you made a successful career change.

 

Sep 052011
 

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career change at 50              Moving to a new career at 50 can be a daunting task. Here are some job hunting tips and mid-life career change ideas.

Research and knowledge is the key. The more information you have on the new career the more likely your change of careers after 50 will be a success. You will likely have a wide circle of friends, co-workers and former colleagues. Make use of this network to find out information about the new career. Prepare for and have a series of informational interviews with individuals working in the planned field. Continue reading »