Determine the specific jobs that you want to pursue.
Start by having a general idea of what new field you want to try out. Later on, you can do some researching to look for possible opportunities in this field so that you can have more specific jobs to target.
Get to know more about the possible professions that you are considering.
Find out more about the employment opportunities, current market conditions, level of compensation, and employee satisfaction ratings in the new professions that you are choosing from. Compare these factors with your current job to find out whether it is really worth the risk of transition.
Evaluate your current skill levels.
Learn about the requirements for the new jobs that you are choosing from. Some careers require you to get more education while others demand more experience. If you already have a bachelor’s degree, you may need to take extra classes to help you understand the special functions of your new profession. You may also need to apply for internships or do some volunteer tasks to gain more experience in the field.