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The Search for Meaning at Work: Part 1

The Search for Meaning at Work: Part 1

The Search for Meaning at Work: Part 1  By Shari Caudron There’s a soul-searching epidemic afoot in the workplace. Employees are no longer content with just a paycheck and good benefits; they want meaning and passion. Here’s how fulfilling work can add up to more productive, happier employees and perhaps a healthier bottom line.   […]

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Switching Jobs for Meaning, Not Money

Switching Jobs for Meaning, Not Money

USA Today Weekend Features Pathfinders Switching Jobs for Meaning, Not Money  Anthony Spadafore, a top career consultant in the Washington DC-area, coaches people to design, plan and switch to careers that have personal meaning. By Tom McNichol  Greg ball has always loved the outdoors, but his career left him little time to enjoy it. That […]

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Career Change at 40 and After

Career Change at 40 and After

Making a Career Change at 40 and After For many, a career change at 40-something is about optimizing. Many people have accomplished major career and life goals and are ready to take a breather to plan for their next career move, possibly an entrepreneurial venture. For others, a mid-career change is about reinventing themselves to […]

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Therapist Plus Business Psychologist

Therapist Plus Business Psychologist

Therapist plus Business Psychologist September 2008 Anthony: I wonder if you remember me? I had done the aptitude testing evaluation with you in December 2001. Can’t believe it’s been almost 7 years.   I hope all is well with you. I have made a number of changes after I saw you, some of which was […]

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How long does the career change process take?

How long does the career change process take?

How long does the career change process take? What kind of time commitment does it require? It depends on the complexity of your situation. Designing your career change strategy is a process, rather than a one-time event. On the long end, our CareerCX program is comparable to the time investment you’d make for a single […]

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Can you help me plan and strategize a career transition?

Can you help me plan and strategize a career transition?

Can you help me plan and strategize a career change and transition? Absolutely. Take a look at our CareerCX Program program. Transitioning or “launching” a new career is the last phase of our 4-phase process. Once you discover your talents, make your quest, and design and choose your career, we offer clever methods to help you strategize and […]

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Can I make a career change without sacrificing my standard of living?

Can I make a career change without sacrificing my standard of living?

Can I make a career change without sacrificing my standard of living? There are no easy answers when it comes to financial concerns. The rule of thumb would be no pain, no gain. However, we’ve been astounded at the clever tactics and tricks our clients have used to break into a new career without taking […]

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I’m over 40, is it too late to make a career change?

I’m over 40, is it too late to make a career change?

I’m over 40, is it too late to make a career change? There are more people over 40 changing careers than all those in their twenties and thirties combined. It’s almost never too late. Over half of our clients are well into their forth and fifth decades and most say they are planning to work […]

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Physics To Social Sciences

Physics To Social Sciences

Shifting From Physics to Applied Social Sciences April 19, 2013 Anthony, A pleasure to talk with you and good conversation yesterday. As I was going through the career fields, it was very interesting to see those that intersected [with my mix of aptitudes] are subject areas I’ve been exploring — social entrepreneurship, holistic medicine, yoga, […]

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IT Project Manager to Consultant

IT Project Manager to Consultant

“I took a job as a consultant, one of my top three career paths revealed by the careerfinder testing. My wife keeps remarking about what a great mood I’m in all the time.”

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