Changing careers can be a scary thought. To abandon the field you’ve focused on, dedicated your life to,
and committed your creativity and energies is an overwhelming and emotional challenge.
Studies show people will likely change jobs 5-7 times over their careers, and over half of us will completely change careers during our working lives. There are many reasons for this urge to follow a new path. Maybe your old field is dying, or maybe you’re dying inside.
This article from Entrepreneur Magazine spells out some possible reasons why you may want to consider a career change and why you shouldn’t put it off any longer.