Explore your new career path
Once you have pinpointed a career route based on your needs, you should dig deeper into that industry and the roles within it by researching and learning as much as possible. From there, you can determine what your next steps are. A great way to learn more about the realities of the job is by networking with people already in the industry, at careers events or on LinkedIn. You may be able to get an internship for the full experience as well.
For more insight, check out our range of online Explorer courses that delve deeper into a range of industries and help you determine if your skills and personal attributes are compatible with the diverse range of roles and opportunities in the sector.
Get the skills you need
Identify the skills you’ll need to get going in your career. While many professional skills are transferable across industries, some careers will require more specialist knowledge.
Online short courses, like the ones we have on offer, are the best way to upskill quickly and flexibly. There’s so many benefits of studying online and gaining the skills will show employers how determined and dedicated you are to your new career goals.
Wherever you want to go in your career, get there with UK Learns
Head to UK Learns and explore our ever-growing range of online courses, from cross-sector professional skills that will get your CV noticed to industry-specific accredited qualifications that real employers value. There’s something for everyone at UK Learns.