5 Tips for Navigating an Unplanned Career Transition

5 Tips for Navigating an Unplanned Career Transition

patton_career October 27, 2017 By: M. Bernadette Patton, CAE

Sometimes your career takes an unexpected turn due to forces beyond your control. If you experience a layoff or other unplanned detour in your career, follow these tips to help pave the way to your next role.

Imagine coming off of a big win—a legislative victory, surpassing fundraising goals, or landing a big-name keynote speaker for your annual conference. You feel like you are doing what you were born to do and making a difference for your organization. ...