Episode 175: Teaching, online business and all that jazz: transferable skills and finding your personal store of value – with Olly Richards

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It’s natural for people's careers to change over time, but how do you evolve your career if you don’t feel like you have anything special to offer? Olly Richards had a series of random careers, from jazz musician to English teacher, before eventually starting a language learning blog and growing it into a $10 million business.  He explains how to identify the transferable skills you have, stand out in your field and learn the essentials of business.  He also talks about common thought patterns that indicate a career change is a good move, why you shouldn’t compare your career to others, and how the evolution of the internet has created more business opportunities. (more…)
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