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Transition, Change and Career Reorientation (even for Sports Stars)

I was recently invited on the radio to talk about career transition. Among other things I addressed: Challenges faced when changing career Useful tips for anyone confronted with a career change Transferable skills Similarities (and differences) between the business world and the world of sport Transition from sport into a “normal” life   Listen to …

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Loss of identity – how I coped with a career change

I was peeling grapes when the phone rang. A former colleague was on the line to tell me about his promotion. I wanted to be happy for him, but I also felt incredibly sad. Until two months before, I’d been a global HR director taking important decisions, influencing strategy and doing the job I loved. …

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Career change after sport – 3 easy steps to finding a new career

John is 32 years old. His whole life has been about football because he was lucky enough to realise his childhood dream of playing professionally for a top team. Just when he thought he’d be at the top of his game, he’s had to call it quits because of a serious injury. John has no …

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