Do You Want to Make a Meaningful Career Change? Then Ditch Your Resume

Yep. That’s right. If you’re looking to change your career, your resume is worthless. Somehow, we’ve become so attached to the concept of a resume that we think it’s the key that will magically open doors. Get us noticed. The bad news. Resumes aren’t magic keys, and they won’t open doors. They’ll just give you a chance to go through a door that’s already opened, and then it’s only a chance. I’d like to share a story of how I landed my current role (and career change) as a Director of Marketing with a B2B company in Denver, CO without …

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Concerned About Being Too Old to Change Careers? Stop Agonizing Over This and Start Now

How Old is Too Old to Change Careers? This is a question that a lot of people ask. Instead, I would ask myself, “why do I want to change careers?” What is it about what you’re doing now that isn’t satisfying, or isn’t the path you want to be on? Do you feel like your values are misaligned with the industry you’re in? Are you not challenged enough? Not learning enough? Do you think that your current career path wasn’t your decision? Stop Focusing on Outcomes If you’re wondering about your age because you realize it will take time to …

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