Many people have been forced to slow down and make some big changes to their lifestyles. This might mean that you have had to work from home or even stop working completely temporarily. It may have allowed you to slow down and enjoy the finer things in life. However, for many, it has meant that they have wanted a change in career. But what should you do? Your personality could hold the key to the right answer. 

Are you a caring person?

One of the things that you might have realized is that you are a caring person. So this may mean that you want to change your career and take advantage of your personality in a sector where many feel they can’t work in. The healthcare sector is a great option to suit your caring personality. This might include things like looking after the elderly or young children. A profession that requires you to have deep understanding and caring of others. 

Are you into scientific professions?

Maybe the time in lockdown, out of work or simply working from home has made you realize that you want to pursue other interests. You may have a scientific inquisitive nature and so a new career change in this field could be on the cards. That might be looking at working in blood work and PhlebotomyU, or maybe it is more about research into other aspects of science, either human, biology, environment etc. Take this chance to study and finally do something that interests you and where you may be able to make a big difference. 

Are you interested in health and fitness?

Perhaps you are interested in working in health and fitness and looking at ways to build upon your own interest in this area. You may have worked hard on your own diet and health and fitness levels and so now want to help others. Training to be a personal trainer in fitness or looking at ways to help people with diets by learning about nutrition could be a great step forward and open up a new world of possibility. 

Do you want to help people mentally?

Mental health is so important anyway and it is highlighted a lot at the moment and is finally getting the recognition it needs. So it could be that you want to help people in this area. Perhaps working on their thoughts and mindset or training in specific therapies that can help them to overcome their mental health barriers. Now is the time to learn and make the change. 

Do you have a creative side?

Finally, do you have a creative side? Then maybe now is the time to make some changes in this area. It could be that you want to write or perhaps create content that is visually appealing. Photography, looking at starting a blog, writing for others and helping in digital aspects of business are all ways that you could make a big career change and do something that you enjoy. 

Let’s hope these suggestions help you make your next career move. 

By Erica Buteau

Change Agent. Daydream Believer. Maker. Creative. Likes love, peace and Jeeping. Dislikes winter, paper cuts and war. She/Her/Hers.

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