Level up and test the waters: The first two steps toward success in any encore career

There is a lot of pressure on high school and college students to choose their careers. But what happens when a few years — or decades — into the working world, that initial choice no longer feels like the right fit?

If you’ve been considering a career change, no matter your age, you’re not alone.

A Pew Research Center survey of workers who quit a job in the Great Resignation of 2021 found that 53% changed their industry, field of work or occupation. And while workers under 30…