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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Discovering Your Perfect Career by Rene Carew

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Chapter 25
Try Out a Job
In This Chapter
• Learn to think strategically when looking for transition work
• Try out a job in a few different ways
• Consider job relevance to your transition situation
 
Trying out a job comes in many forms. You can moonlight your way into a new career. You can reduce your current work to part-time and pick up a part-time position in your new occupational field. Then there is doing temp work, but only in your occupational area. Even some internships pay for you to learn on the job. And, you can do volunteer work that is in your career area. This is all about thinking strategically about how to transition from your current work situation to your desired work situation. Or for those of you who are not working yet—from ...

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