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Paint Your Career Green by Michele Lobl, Stan Schatt

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CHAPTER 2

Careers and Career Changing

Before you decide which is the right new career for you, you should first determine whether you really need to change careers or just change the way you think about your current one. To make that decision, you should first consider the significant difference between a job and a career.

Choosing a Path

A job is something you do to earn a living. People often have many jobs in their lives. Sometimes these jobs are in several different career fields. Take Bob, for example. Bob worked as a clerk in a frozen-yogurt store while in high school and worked part-time as a salesman at an electronics store while in college. ...

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