career change

a switch in profession or in type of job, often to a different employer. Career change may be planned as part of the CPD or career development processes, or it may be forced on an employee by downsizing, ill-health, or a change in personal circumstance.

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  • career change — caˈreer change noun [countable usually singular] the act of changing to a different kind of job: • She was bored with her job and wanted to make a career change. * * * career change UK US noun [C] ► HR a change to a different type of job from the …   Financial and business terms

  • career change —    dismissal from employment    True as far as it goes, but unlikely to be the whole story:     The company s claim that its trading director had suddenly decided it is time for a career change after 23 years with Sainsbury s was a surprise to… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • career-change opportunity — n. A euphemism for being laid off. Example Citation: At one large Madison firm, for example, an office grunt actually saves jargon laden company memos and waits for an appropriate Dilbert cartoon to match. When one appears, he clips the cartoon,… …   New words

  • retraining and career change — returning to a program of study in order to learn a new profession and change careers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • made a career change — changed careers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • career move — caˈreer move noun [countable] JOBS something you do to make progress in your career, sometimes something not directly related to your job: • I joined the Labour Party because I believed in its values, not simply as a career move. * * * career… …   Financial and business terms

  • Career counseling — Career Counselling and career coaching are similar in nature to traditional counselling (Kim, Li, Lian, 2002). However, the focus is generally on issues such as career exploration, career change, personal career development and other career… …   Wikipedia

  • Career Diversity — is the practice of working professionals cultivating multiple careers at the same time rather than making a job transition. The term was originally coined by Robert Echevarria on the popular business networking website LinkedIn who says he is… …   Wikipedia

  • Career assessments — are tests that are designed to help individuals understand their unique personality profile (i.e., interests, values, aptitudes and skills), and how this profile impacts their potential success and satisfaction with different career options.… …   Wikipedia

  • change — Generic change, e.g. change in the terms of an issue or identification of a security, change of a board lot, change from global to definitive form. Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary The difference between the last settlement price and… …   Financial and business terms

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