Across the country, teachers are looking for new career opportunities. A survey conducted by the National Education Association revealed that a staggering 55% of educators are considering leaving the field as the profession continues to face unprecedented challenges and demands. These issues, which have been exacerbated by COVID-19, have left many teachers burnt out and […]
It can be hard to let go of a career when you’ve spent years climbing the ladder, even if you find yourself yearning for something new. The idea of jumping into a different career may feel like you’re letting all of that time and effort go, just to start from the bottom again. But the […]
Have you ever embarked on a career path, only to discover that it isn’t what you thought it would be? If so, you’re not alone in this feeling! It happens all too often and can leave you feeling stuck in a career that you have no passion for. That’s what happened to Tanya Ittiruck, who […]
Life can take us down roads that we least expect. Sometimes the thing we set out to do leads us somewhere that we initially had no intention of going— but the destination can be just as rewarding. No one knows this better than Melanie Sexton, whose career path has taken her from comic book illustration […]
It seems career journeys are rarely linear these days. On average, a person will hold at least 12 jobs in their lifetime. A 2021 Harris Poll showed that 52% of U.S. workers considered a job change last year alone. As many as 44% made actual plans to take the leap. But it’s more than just […]
JobSage analyzed economic releases, labor market studies, and news reporting to produce 10 takeaways around the “Great Resignation.” […]
In your late twenties and early thirties, you may begin questioning your career path. You’ve likely been in the workforce for nearly a decade now, and you might find yourself yearning for a different line of work. Maybe your job isn’t as fulfilling as it once was or maybe you’ve found more inspiration in other career options.
Whatever the reason, know that embarking on a new career trajectory at 30 is possible— and surprisingly common. Surveys have shown that nearly three-fourths of professionals in their 30s are interested in changing careers. However, it can still be a daunting undertaking that can call for a little guidance and support. […]