Tag: job search

When a Midlife Career Transition Means Reduced Income, Self-Employment Might Bridge the Gap

So you want to change careers, but you can’t afford a drastic income reduction. Or can you?

Should You Consider Crowdsourcing Jobs as Part of a Midlife Career Transition?

One of the primary advantages of crowdsourcing work is the flexibility of TIME. Many people in midlife are going through a career transition, caring for a family member, or dealing with a chronic illness. Short-task work can be a good way to pay the bills during this phase of life.

Diversifying a Career Transition: One way to Regain Control of your Life

A full-time side-gig strategy is not for everyone but if you are in the stage of life where a corporate career no longer appeals and if you have a bit of flexibility financially, you might want to consider this approach to working to (and through?) retirement.

Advanced Google Search for a Midlife Career Transition

So you’re going through a midlife career change. You still want or need to work for a few years prior to retirement but the job you were trained for no longer exists. How do you figure out what jobs to start looking for? What if you have no idea what you want to do now, or what you’re qualified to do? Here’s a good way to start: Google Advanced Search.