I Changed Careers, and So Can You
Published on: Mar 18, 2022
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About half of America is unhappy in their jobs. A raise or talking with your boss can improve things — but, for many, the only answer is a new career. Changing careers is stressful, time-consuming, and expensive. My own career change — from psychologist to financial planner — took three years between full-time jobs.
Below are some lessons I learned, including how I set myself up financially to make the move.