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Call it a positive insight, a prophecy or a voice from within, the message is clear. For some time now, I have been reflecting on a thought to make a career move or rather a career shift from PR and communications to Training and Development. While I was thinking about its feasibility given that I have around 15 years of work experience spanning print media, public relations and brand communications in healthcare, I came across this article in ‘Business Insider’, which is here for you to read:
There\'s Nothing Wrong With Giving Up On A Career Goal That\'s Not Working Out
By Array | Business Insider – Sun 19 Feb, 2012 3:00 AM IST
It\'s no longer right for you. It\'s difficult to let go of something that you\'ve put a lot of time and effort into, but you need to be flexible enough to realize when something is no longer worth it.
Sometimes people may doggedly pursue a career path because that\'s what they studied in college or because they\'re too scared to start over, but by doing

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Change in any form gives rise to both opportunities and risks. A career switch involves a major change in life and hence must be a well thought out and planned initiative. Patience and persistence are two virtues that are very critical to those contemplating a career switch.

Never make a career switch only because of frustration with the present set up or because of a 'grass is greener on the other side syndrome'. The compelling reason for any career switch must be an opportunity to realize one's passion or because one gets a significant career growth path opportunity. Never forget that there are no free lunches in the world and that means a career switch always comes at a cost; just ensure your willing to pay that price for the value you perceive to be getting in return.

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