Changing careers? Look before you leap
In midlife, even very successful people sometimes want to throw in their jobs and look for a fresh challenge. To know whether to make a career change, and if so when and to what, is not easy to figure out and requires careful forethought. It is helpful to understand what is driving the desire for change and the options for doing this.
Contracting is one way that people can transfer their existing skills to different work environments and create the space in their lives to explore new areas of work or interest says Jenny Trafford, Managing Director of Careering Options.