So you finally have a terrific job at an amazing company making a great living. By society’s standards, you’re a success. So why don’t you feel like one? Probably because you want to do work that energizes you and makes a difference, two qualities that are missing in your current position. So what’s a girl to do? It’s not like you can just quit your job and go save the whales, right?
True, not everyone is in a position to leave the job they hate at this moment. But what you can do is slowly start moving in the direction you want to be in. Not only will you feel much better about your current job, but someday (hopefully sooner rather than later) you’ll be in a position to leave your field to do what you really love. In the meantime, here are a few tips to help you start your journey.