Once you've made the decision to make a career change, you might feel worried that you don't have the right skills or experience. However, it's really worth thinking carefully about the skills you already have, from work and your day to day life. You may find that you could use those skills across a variety of different jobs and situations.
These kinds of skills are called 'transferable skills'. We've listed a few transferable skills below, as an example, to help get you started when thinking about your own.
Some of these skills you might not even realise you have. For example:
Transferable skills are brilliant things to mention in a job interview, or on your CV. If you'd like to get an even better idea of when you might have used some of these skills, read some more of our examples.
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