Thursday, 19 May 2022 at 10am AEST for 1 hour.
Unexpected events or shocks disrupt our routines, force us out of our comfort zones, and lead us to ask big questions about what matters and what is worth doing. There are few people who understand this better than Melissa Doyle, an accomplished and awarded journalist with more than 30 years’ experience and one of the best-known and trusted voices and faces in Australian media.
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to many people rethinking their careers, whether it’s by choice or not. The pandemic has also caused uncertainty and caught us unprepared. These situations often prompt us to behave conservatively — the opposite of what is required when we’re considering a career change. It’s hard to dive wholeheartedly into reinventing yourself if you’re feeling risk-averse or are worried about your prospects.