Tag Archives: Career Change

How to write a covering email

covering email letter

Just as with a covering letter, the covering emails for job applications will be the first thing a potential employer finds out about you – so you better make it good! Last year I shared an extract from my 2009 book Winning Cover Letters for First-Time Job Hunters and included a cover letter template to get people […]

Flexibility: The key to changing your career at 40

changing career at 40

Changing your career at 40 can be perfectly manageable – as I’ve demonstrated for Changing careers at 30 and 50 year olds changing career in previous posts. At 40 years old an individual is still young enough to cope with the physical demands of a new job, but old enough to have collected valuable experience. But, whether […]

Real life success story of successful career transition

successful career transition

Around 40% of the people who come for advice at AS Careers are looking for help with university, college applications or some type of lifestyle change. The remaining 60% (the majority!) of my clients are going through some kind of career transition and require career transition management. Tools and methods used to aid successful career […]

Thinking of changing careers at 30? Read this first!

changing career at 30

Many people start thinking about changing careers at 30 – as you reach this age, the career choice you made 10 years ago at college or university now might seem unfulfilling. Your career may no longer be suitable for your lifestyle you are now living; or you have the commitments of family and the financial responsibilities […]