Happen To Your Career

Not all career changes work out - the grass isn’t always greener on the other side.

So what do you do when you realize that your previous career actually fit you? How do you pivot back into that career path after some time has passed (and the field has likely advanced)?

Louie shares why he changed careers from medical imaging into IT, the struggles he faced when he made that change, and how he pivoted back into medical imaging, ultimately leading him to career and life happiness.

 

To binge-listen to more career happiness success stories, find all the podcasts at https://happentoyourcareer.com/podcast

Want to know high-performers discover their ideal career and find meaningful, well-paid work without starting over

https://www.happentoyourcareer.com/career-change-advice-guide-backed-by-research/ 

Direct download: htyc430.mp3
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You just got promoted or hired! You’re super excited. Only to find out that 1 year down the road, your new role looks completely different. You find yourself doing work that doesn’t fit your strengths or resume on a regular basis. Think: The head of client success spending less time on client onboarding and more time cold calling 100 people a day with the sales team.

Reality hits: Your new, ideal role doesn’t fit YOU anymore.

In this HTYC episode, Scott Anthony Barlow, and his guest Nick will chat about how in less than 2 years things took a turn for Nick when his customer service role started looking a lot more like sales and how he was able to discover his strengths, start his career search, then do a career transition into a career that fits.

On a side note: Have career change questions or want to make an introduction? Email me at scott@happentoyourcareer.com 

What to Listen For

  • What you can do when your ideal role no longer fits you
  • How to change to completely different career, without starting all over again
  • The importance of informational interviews to find out what the possible ideal roles are for you
  • How identifying your strengths and wants, can give you clarity and control

Episode Resources

What career fits you? Join our free 8 Day Mini Course to figure it out!

Career Change Guide - Learn how high-performers discover their ideal career and find meaningful, well-paid work without starting over.

Related Episodes

  1. Figuring Out Your Perfect Career Match (Spotify / Apple Podcasts)
  2. An Overthinker's Guide To Making Better Career Decisions (Spotify / Apple Podcast)
  3. Stuck in a Career You're Unhappy With? Fear Of Taking Risks Could Be Keeping You There (Spotify / Apple Podcasts)
Direct download: htyc429.mp3
Category:Careers -- posted at: 1:00am PDT

Many people are afraid to take risks because it’s easier to stay where they feel safe and comfortable.

But the problem is that if you aren’t willing to get uncomfortable, you could be cheating yourself out of career happiness.

Stephanie was plagued with an aversion to risk and was comfortably unhappy in her role. Once she finally saw the writing on the wall, she decided to face her fears and embrace the unknown to find her ideal role.



To binge-listen to more career happiness success stories, find all the podcasts at https://happentoyourcareer.com/podcast

Want to know high-performers discover their ideal career and find meaningful, well-paid work without starting over

https://www.happentoyourcareer.com/career-change-advice-guide-backed-by-research/ 

Or to tell us more about your situation and schedule a conversation with our team go to https://happentoyourcareer.com/schedule-htyc

Email Scott@happentoyourcareer.com

Direct download: htyc428.mp3
Category:Careers -- posted at: 1:00am PDT

Are there things that are keeping you from delivering your best work? Maybe you’re being micromanaged or struggling to have clarity on expectations or priorities. There are so many things that can hold us back and make us feel like we are failing in our roles. How can you take ownership of your role, feel accomplished and find true career happiness? Rachel Cooke, founder of Lead Above Noise, discusses how to take control of your career, find purpose, and deliver your best work without waiting on your company to make a change.

What you’ll learn 

  • What you can do to take ownership of your role in a way that actually matters
  • How you can develop new skills, capabilities, and talents while still delivering your best work 
  • The importance of finding a sense of purpose and connecting with your team and community

 

Have career change questions or want to make an introduction? Email scott@happentoyourcareer.com 

 

Free Resources

What career fits you? Join our free 8 Day Mini Course to figure it out! 

Career Change Guide - Learn how high-performers discover their ideal career and find meaningful, well-paid work without starting over.

 

Related Episodes

  1. Stuck in a Career You're Unhappy With? Fear Of Taking Risks Could Be Keeping You There (Spotify / Apple Podcasts)
  2.  Discover Your Strengths to Find Your Ideal Career (Spotify / Apple Podcasts)
Direct download: htyc427.mp3
Category:Careers -- posted at: 1:00am PDT

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