Tips for switching careers

A new year may mean it's time for a new career.

Jessica Schaeffer, chief of staff at the LaSalle Network, visited the ABC7 studio Wednesday to talk about how to start the daunting process.

Schaeffer shared some steps for people thinking about switching careers, as well as what to expect from a job search process.


1. Reflection is key
2. Utilize informational interviews

3. Be realistic
4. Identify transferable skills
5. Tailor your resume
6. Understand objections
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