Leaving your job and deciding to shift to another one is one of the hardest decisions you’ll do in your career. You’ve already spent years of your life being part of the company. You’ve became friends with your co-workers. You share everyday routines with them such as taking coffee breaks, having lunch together, after-work dinner date, etc. Leaving such familiar environment and discovering a new one can be a bit frightening but at the same time exciting.
Finding a new career may mean saying goodbye to all the old habits and good people you’ve been with. But there are instances that shifting careers become mandatory. When you already feel that you’ve reach the dead end in your career at your present company, staying is even worse than leaving.
How do you know if it is the right time to hand in your resignation letter? Why should you leave your present job? Some reasons may be as clear as water and some may be definite signs to turn a new page in your professional life. Find out why you need to change careers and look for greater opportunities outside of your comfort zone. [Read more…]