Where to start where you don't know where to start
When looking to make a career change how do we avoid going merely “somewhere” like Alice and instead go to a place that matters to us?
If this is one of the blockers stopping you from moving into something new, you’re not alone: not knowing how, where or when to start is extremely common.
Life would be a lot easier if someone would just tap us on the shoulder and deliver our dream job, our eureka moment, “our passion” to us on a silver platter. Unfortunately, everything we’ve learnt about career change points to that not ever being the case.
To break things down we prefer to talk about curiosities, frustrations and heroes. This is an exercise in uncovering clues and finding a simpler, more intuitive way around the big questions.
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