Changing Careers

Nurse to Doctor


There are many things you need to think about when changing careers. When you're considering a change you need to explore your options. You will need to develop a plan. Then you have to make the change, make sure you're not burning bridges along the way. Lastly you will need to begin your new journey!

Considering a Change: Exploring Your Options

  • Research and get as many facts as you can.
  • Figure out what you want out of a career.

Developing a Plan: Mapping Your Moves

  • Make your long term plan into daily tasks.
  • Develop an action plan, make goals to get where you want.

Making the Change: Burning No Bridges

  • Make connections and gain experience.
  • Build relationships, the support of family of friends can help tremendously.

Beginning the New Journey: Showcasing Your Experience

  • Take stock, know all your strengths.
  • Translate your past experiences and successes to be the best for your new career.

Works Cited

"10 Tips for Changing Careers Without Losing Your Mind." Brazen Life. N.p., 16 May 2013. Web. 14 Dec. 2014.

"5 Tips for Changing Careers." 5 Tips for Changing Careers. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Dec. 2014.

"Job Seekers: How to Pitch Your Skills to Make a Career Change." Job Seekers: How to Pitch Your Skills to Make a Career Change. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Dec. 2014.