Home Over 50 and Looking for a Career Change?
So you're over the hill and looking for a change of scenery. Perhaps you have a physically demanding job and are looking for something a bit less strenuous on the body, or maybe you've discovered a new passion. Whatever your situation is, good for you! You are taking on a new adventure, this will be an exciting time in your life. Although, changing a career path when you have been doing something different for the past 20-30 years will require some adjusting. Especially with how fast technology is evolving in this generation, there will be a learning curve with multiple jobs.
Here are some of the most popular career paths for those over 50:
Given, some of these paths require a formal education, although the education required does not take as long as say law school would. If you found your passion, go for it. Maybe you have recently decided you want to teach art, then create a portfolio, and send it out to schools or community centers in your area. Perhaps you would like to take a whack at real estate, then try taking a course and see if that is a good fit for you. There are so many different career paths out there for you to choose from,