Consider these stories:
One of my sons earned a PhD. in Philosophy. He considered becoming a lawyer after doing well in his LSAT, and he had a good interview with a major money manager organization. Instead of choosing these, he became a philosophy professor at a small college. He loves what he is doing.
Britton Chance was a scientist with a passion for pioneering and discovering new technologies. He made many discoveries during his long life. After his death scientists from around the world gathered to honor his contributions and share their experiences.
How do you feel about what you are doing? At the end of the day, are you accomplishing what you want, and why that?
As you figure out how to change careers, ask yourself: What do you want your legacy to be?
Buy the career change book Career Change Guide on Amazon – for more stories and examples of people who have used the tips in the book. Keep reading my career change blogs here for career change tips. And check out the rest of this website for free career change resources, career change videos, and a career change resume template. All of these career change tools, in combination with the book, will help you successfully change careers at any age.