We all know we live in rough economic times and everyone would like to have a better job. Lots of people would just like to have a job period. There may be good news for both sets of people.
If you’re tired of your job and are seeking a better one, go for it. Many people find better jobs, make better jobs for themselves and can even make their existing job better. When you do any of these things that paves the way for the group seeking any job because they can either fill the job you leave or learn from you how to make something they already do more lucrative.
You are the only person who will truly know when you should close the door on whatever job or career you have. The answer does not come from well-meaning friends or family, no matter how much they love you.
You should consider finding another career or job when any of the following is true about the job you have now.
If you can think up any trivial reason to get out of work because it has become a truly dreaded thing to get up and do, it is time for a change.
Getting sick, and I mean really physically sick, at the thought of one more day on the job is one of the best reasons to move on to some other line of work or profession.
Day dreaming of a new kind of job or hoping the boss will fire you or someone will replace you are other signs that you need to start building or working toward another means to bring money into your household.
If you can no longer put forth a lot of enthusiasm for the job you currently hold because you now longer care you’re probably ready for a change in career paths.
Think of all the things you would be happier doing, even if it means less money at first.
Your biggest problem at work may be that you are enthusiastic but nobody else cares. You may have a very unappreciative boss or co-workers. You may not be getting paid what others that do the same job or even less gets paid. Any of these things will make you miserable in your job and there are things you can do to begin a new line of work.
Search the want ads every spare moment to find what you consider more of a dream job.
Do something different part-time to see if it will make you money or make you happier, even if it is less money.
There are tons of work-at-home opportunities you can start to bring in extra money that could turn into a full time and lucrative career. You could enjoy more money, more time not answering to anyone else and be happier and stress free, probably a lot sooner than you think.