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Ask Cynthia: How do I tell my family I want to leave my stable career?

“My family thinks I’m crazy to be thinking about leaving a stable job in a successful company for something new and unknown. What can I say to them?”


Introducing… a New Column for Mid-Career Job Seekers!


Cynthia’s articles will focus on the “big questions” that come up when you’re thinking about transitioning to the nonprofit sector or social impact space… but that you may never have been comfortable asking out loud! These vignettes will tell the stories of job seekers like you and give you a glimpse into their worries and concerns, while revealing at-the-moment advice and insights you can use today.