Career Center: Making a Career Change
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The Worst Career Change Mistakes to Avoid
Whether you’re bored at work, burned out on a job, or simply want a fresh challenge, there are a number of considerations that go into a successful career change. Ignore them, and you’re apt to succumb to one of the following common mistakes.
Changing Careers Midlife: People Share Their Success Stories
The prospect of changing careers in your 40s or 50s can be daunting. People changing careers mid-life face ageism and financial uncertainty, but it can be done.
5 Steps to Making a Midlife Career Change
If you’re not happy in your job you should leave it sooner rather than later. If you don’t, you could be ruining your chances of finding satisfaction in your work, and your physical and mental health may suffer too.
Changing Careers is Scary, But This Advice Will Get You Past the Fear
If thinking about changing careers makes you feel paralyzed and overwhelmed with self-doubt, you’re not alone. Making a transition is undeniably scary, disruptive, and difficult. The only way to grow is overcome the fear of changing paths. You can acknowledge the critical yet protective internal voice in your head, but decide that you’re not going to let it control your actions.
IKEA’s Former CEO: Every Job Counts, Even the ‘Poop’ Ones
Everything You Need to Reinvent Yourself in Midlife
Cover Letter Examples: Changing Careers
Job and Career Resources for Career Changers
Blog: The Guardian’s Careers Blog
Articles: Fortune’s Leadership Columns
Articles: Harvard Business Review’s Career Planning Columns
Book: Expert Résumés for Career Changers
2016 Report to the Nations
The report provides an analysis of 2,410 cases of occupational fraud that were investigated between January 2014 and October 2015. All information was provided by the Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) who investigated those cases. The fraud cases in our study came from 114 countries throughout the world — providing a truly global view into the plague of occupational fraud.
2017/2018 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals
The ACFE has completed its 2017/2018 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals. Based on participant responses, the median total compensation for a CFE is $89,868, compared to $68,629 for non-CFE.
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