What does it really take to change careers?

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Recently, someone asked me for advice on changing careers.

They wanted to know what steps worked for me when I pivoted from an analyst focused position over to a recruiting role many moons ago.

While I consider myself fortunate to be doing something I love now, I’ll admit that my change in careers was more the result of sheer nerve than it was of a real strategy.



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Mary Despe

Mary Despe is a Hawaii-based recruiter & career coach. Golf, Dogs, Aloha… everyday. marydespe.com