Career Transition: 3 Big Mistakes To Avoid

Whether you took the leap due to a rut or just want a new adventure, stay away from these pitfalls

You may have been fed up with your job or in a rut and decided it was time for a change. Or maybe you’re just in for a new adventure. Whatever the reason, making career transitions can be a natural and common part of your professional journey.

Whether you switch it up within your industry, or take on a whole new industry altogether, its good to be able to avoid common mistakes so that your transition is that much more successful and seamless. Career coach Alison Elissa Horner offers the top three mistakes professionals make when changing occupations:

1. Keeping your struggles in your head.

2. Confusing short- and long-term goals.

3. Trapping yourself with a negative outlook.

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