Are you considering a career change? You’re not alone. 2021 saw the start of ‘The Great Resignation’, with 41% of global workers considering quitting or changing professions that year, according to one Microsoft survey.
A more recent survey shed light on the state of the younger generations entering the workforce, with Gen Zs expected to change careers at least 3 times throughout their lives.
But switching careers can be easier said than done, particularly for women.
A lack of confidence, a fear of financial insecurity, and competing professional and personal responsibilities can all contribute to female professionals feeling stuck in unsatisfying careers and unsure how to navigate a change.
Whether you’re looking to change industries, make the move from corporate to freelance or pursue entrepreneurship, here are three key questions to ask yourself to make sure a switch is right for you: