The best reading for career switches is probably Switchers: How Smart Professionals Change Careers and Seize Success by Dawn Graham, as discussed over on our suggested reading page. But in the meantime you might find this new article useful from the Association for Talent Development:
The Great Resignation began early in 2021 as millions of Americans began to quit their jobs and still more are rethinking their career choices and traditional employment in response to the pandemic.
More than 11.5 million workers quit their jobs between April and June 2021, and a Gallup survey found that 48 percent of employees were actively seeking new opportunities. The reality is that workplace and career spaces are rapidly changing.
If you’re searching for a new job or switching careers, how does this affect you? Here are five job search tips, trends, and strategies you need to know. Read the full article on ATD.