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A few smart moves to banish the mid-career doldrums

6 mins | May 14, 2020
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You can transform the direction of your working life with some small steps. "Instead, a moderate shift — building on what you already have, and travelling only a little bit away from a straight line — is more likely to do well. In the world before the coronavirus, that was when a banker, say, fed up with her old career, would not drop everything to audition for an onstage role at a major theatre company, but rather try working with the finance department at the National Theatre, while keeping an eye on training programmes coming up." David Bodanis analyses in the Financial Times.
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