Once you let people know that you are looking for another job, you can expect the question: “What’s going on?”
A good answer is your ‘Elevator Pitch’.
Free Career Change Resources: Develop your Career Change Elevator Pitch
An elevator pitch for the purpose of your career change is a brief description of the role and organization you want to join, your work experience, and the contribution you want to make there.
Some people may respond to your Elevator Pitch with questions. Be ready to answer them. For more details, find examples in the book.
Develop your own Elevator Pitch and be enthusiastic when giving it. You never know who might have the contact to put you on the right path!
There are many career change resources on this website and in the book. Use them.
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