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Over 40? Start a New Career in Your Second Act

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Get It Together Girl

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When you think of starting a career, you often think of young people fresh out of college, getting their feet wet and their first introduction to the professional world. Yet and still a lot of older folks who have experienced career longevity and success want to do something new too.

However, starting over when you are older presents its share of challenges. When you have children or grandchildren or a mortgage, you really can't afford new career wages. What about your 401K and benefits? How do you feel about reporting to someone younger than you? There are tons of questions to answer before you take the new career dive.

Bonnie Pond hears your questions and she has answers! In her 40's, Bonnie started a career as a professional educator. In her 50's, a cross-country move prompted another career change. Now, she works as a career change consultant for a career change coach for women over 40 who were unhappy, stuck, or just plain bored with their jobs. She's also the author of The Power of Three: How to be Happy and Get What You Want in Life (Without Doing Anything Illegal, Immoral, or Unethical.

Career Change can be more than a pipe dream. Listen in and find out to make it your reality!