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Kerry Hannon on finding your dream job

What are you going to do tomorrow? Is it just another day at the office? The same old grind? Or perhaps you’re looking for something new…trying to shake things up a bit? Nowadays, second careers are an increasingly popular trend for workers looking to get more out of life than just a paycheck.

But with the uncertainty and financial risk that accompanies such a career turn, reinventing yourself to follow your true life calling can seem like an overwhelming mission. Luckily, transition expert Kerry Hannon has some winning tips on how to successfully shift gears. Her book, What’s Next?: Follow Your Passion and Find Your Dream Job is filled with inspiring stories of real people who have changed their careers mid-life, and now she shares their secrets to following your dreams.

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