Change Your Career Successfully In a Week: Teach Yourself
Learn in a week, what the experts learn in a lifetime.
Sunday: Use research to test the strength of your ideas and identify your transferable skills
Monday: Understand the financial implications of changing your job and find ways to supplement your income
Tuesday: Overcome lack of skills and experience by gaining new qualifications and considering work experience
Wednesday: Assess the opportunities available within your company and convince your employers of your aspirations
Thursday: Create an effective CV for the outside job market and learn how to get noticed without experience
Friday: Explore your options when career change is forced on you and use the temporary job market as your ‘Trojan horse’
Saturday: Reduce your hours and responsibilities in your current job or find a career which is less demanding
Pat Scudamore and Hilton Catt are experienced career consultants and trainers, having both worked in HR and recruitment for 30 years. They are authors of many successful books on career management.