Are you avoiding changing your career because you feel you don’t have the money to set up in a new career. Or perhaps you are worried about leaving a well paid career in order to retrain. People often don’t make a career change because they feel they can’t financially afford to make the move. Never utter the words, this is the way we have always done it.” Just because you run a report one way doesn’t mean the information could not be processed differently. Even if you have to learn on your own—go online, take a workshop, find your own mentor or coach, watch YouTube videos to update your skills or knowledge. If your company sponsors courses or training—remain open. One manager discussed his employee’s change in attitude, he’s coachable and it is great working with him. It was a pleasant surprise.” Remember all the information, processes and technical information you’ve learned over your long career. You’ve got this!
Any of the extra things on your CV will make you seem more well-rounded and not just another fed-up researcher. I was told on a forum that I was just another ‘desperate PostDoc that couldn’t make it in academia’ – you need to make sure your CV shows that that’s not the case and that you have other skills! And remember, if you try something new and you don’t like it or you’re rubbish at it, that’s fine, just stop and try something else. Then you can also add ‘perseverance’ to your CV.
Thanks for the hub about careers for introverts. As a truck driver that’s the perfect career for introverts, because he’s on his own until he reaches the customer. Of course then he has to deal with clerks, and checkers, some can be obnoxious, but most of the time it’s a loner job following the white line. Thanks for the post, and I linked my post to your post.
A job is defined as anything a person is expected or obliged to do; a piece of work, especially a specific activity done as part of the routine of one’s occupation or for an agreed price. Through a job a person can earn to support her basic needs and family or friends. A job can also be viewed as a contract between the employer and the employee In commercial enterprises, the basic purpose of a job is to create profits for the employer, and the employee contributes labor to the enterprise, in return for payment of wages, or stock options etc.
There is no argument that the BPO jobs pay well. Any graduate or even undergraduate having good communication skills can get job that pay 12,000 to 15,000 INR per month in India. And with experience the salary only increases and so does your position. You could move up the higher positions of Team Leader, or even a Trainer.
Once you’ve done this a few times you now have a taste for some of the complexities involved in doing a real composite. You might have had to make some compromises or do a lot of hand paintwork to get it it finsihed. If you hand cut paths then you know how tricky this can be.