57 episodes

The Career Change Podcast will show you how to change careers or figure out what business to start when you are a smart (but stuck) person in your mid-30s to your mid-50s. Fed up with fluffy motivational quotes? Then you are going to love the frank and proven advice shared by your host Rikke Hansen - A Career Change Advisor and entrepreneur with over 15 years experience of helping thousands of men and women globally make big decisions and create careers and businesses that are both meaningful and future-proof. Every second Tuesday Rikke will share advice, strategies and resources that work in the real world, right now - Subscribe and go to www.TheCareerChangePodcast.com for more - Welcome home!

The Career Change Podcast Rikke Hansen

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    • 5.0 • 32 Ratings

The Career Change Podcast will show you how to change careers or figure out what business to start when you are a smart (but stuck) person in your mid-30s to your mid-50s. Fed up with fluffy motivational quotes? Then you are going to love the frank and proven advice shared by your host Rikke Hansen - A Career Change Advisor and entrepreneur with over 15 years experience of helping thousands of men and women globally make big decisions and create careers and businesses that are both meaningful and future-proof. Every second Tuesday Rikke will share advice, strategies and resources that work in the real world, right now - Subscribe and go to www.TheCareerChangePodcast.com for more - Welcome home!

    #56 The Advantage Of Starting A Business After 40

    #56 The Advantage Of Starting A Business After 40

    Would you love to start your own business, but worry that your age (over 40-ish) and career history will work against you? Hit play to have your assumptions challenged and your career change options increased! As opposed to what you might think when you scroll through Instagram or listen to (another) hip, intimidating, 20-something start-up founder, the reality is the older you get (up until the age of 60), the better your chances are of starting and running a successful company (compare...

    • 28 min
    #55 The Most Risky Career Change Strategy After 35!

    #55 The Most Risky Career Change Strategy After 35!

    What do YOU tend to worry about the most? The risks of changing careers or starting your own business? Or the risks of staying stuck in that career or job you no longer enjoy? Most professionals over 35 completely OVERESTIMATE the (imagined) risks of changing careers and starting their own business - All whilst completely UNDERESTIMATING (or even ignoring) the (very real) risks of staying stuck in a career they don't enjoy. If you are following this (rather lopsided) strat...

    • 39 min
    #54 The "All Or Nothing Myth" Sabotaging Your Career Change

    #54 The "All Or Nothing Myth" Sabotaging Your Career Change

    Do you think starting a business is unrealistic for you (as someone who needs a paycheque)? Then you are likely taking advice from people who don't have a proven track record of helping people like you! Many professionals over 35 are buying into the myth that changing careers has to be a matter of "all or nothing." So they (and maybe you?) do...nothing. Let's change that! I've got 18 years experience of helping people just like you successfully change careers or start that business...

    • 45 min
    #53 How To Think About The Future Of Work

    #53 How To Think About The Future Of Work

    Whether you feel curious or scared by the (many!) changes happening in the world of work depends on HOW you choose to think about them. Would you like to go from being intimidated or overwhelmed to feeling excited and open-minded? Hit play to discover TWO powerful mindset shifts I recommend making right now!Worried about being seen as a newbie if you change careers or start a business after 35? Want practical alternatives to always defaulting to worst-case/failure scenarios whenever you try t...

    • 30 min
    #52 How To Escape The "Safe Pair Of Hands" Job Trap!

    #52 How To Escape The "Safe Pair Of Hands" Job Trap!

    Are you feeling overworked and undervalued at work? Losing confidence in yourself and your skills? Starting to wonder if you even have any viable career change options or the ability to start your own company?Then you might be stuck in a "Safe Pair Of Hands" job trap - Let's get you out of there (without risking it all or throwing it all away!). I often get emails from listeners along the lines of "Help - I've lost confidence in my skills and feel stuck."...Often followed by a descriptio...

    • 1 hr 3 min
    #51 How To Avoid Starting From Scratch After 35

    #51 How To Avoid Starting From Scratch After 35

    Are you an aspiring career changer over 35? Worried about having to start from scratch again? Hit play to discover the biggest advantage you have as someone who's got more than one or two+ decades of experience in the working world! We'll talk about why you never have to go empty-handed into what's next, how to avoid throwing the baby out with the bathwater when leaving a profession behind, and how to talk about what you already have to offer in a manner that's relevant to where yo...

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

Koncak Attack ,

Inspiring

Found this podcast yesterday, and am now four episodes in. Rikki enthusiastically leads the listener through the various barriers to career change in a enjoyable and thought provoking way. I feel like I have my own personal career coach helping me through this. Excited to keep listening.

Ima listener ,

A new favorite!

What an informative + entertaining podcast! I look forward to the content put out and never want to miss another episode! Highly Recommend A++

PhoebeMroczek ,

Rikke is what we all need to hear

I am so excited for this show! Not only is Rikke incredibly knowledgeable, she’s also the perfect combination of sweet and salty that we need more of. I appreciate her honesty, strategic brain and kind heart. This show is already a success ❤️

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