At your midlife, if you are coming right from your home without any work experience and relevant education, it is real hard to get a job in Pakistan. These days, employers want to give jobs and on-hand training to youngsters, who are comparatively quick learners and fast performers, who can work for longer terms, and, who don’t mind to work for lesser salaries. In the scenario, if a middle-aged woman wants to pursue a job out of her ambition or life crisis, she should not take it so easy. She has to take some smart steps first.
As a beginner, she should evaluate some factors to take her initial steps in the right direction.
A midlife lady should ponder over what is she good at? What does she love to do? Does she love young kids enough to open up a daycare center? Is she a terrific cook and wants to supply fresh, hygienic and homemade food to social events, departmental stores, bakeries, banks, offices and /or event management companies? Is she a computer savvy and can conduct online computer classes for housewives, professional ladies and kids? Is she a yoga expert and want to spend some time lecturing on yoga and holding yoga sessions? Does she want to open an online business for her unique products or services? Or so on.
How Can I Develop My Expertise?
Once she decides upon her dream career, she should find ways to train herself according to modern market requirements. She should look for places from where she can acquire latest skills. For instance, for a baking business, she may go for a baking certification. If she is up to run an online business, she should go online and get a couple of free online course in digital marketing. If she knows someone already in internet selling, she should go and learn about the technicalities of the business. If she wants to open up a daycare center, she should visit some top class daycare centers. Alongside, she can educate herself using Google and Youtube to get a better know-how of her future business.
Similarly, if she wants to pursue a profession as a lawyer, Psychologist, Journalist, or so, she should upgrade her professional education. Once she goes through modern educational degrees or training courses, she will be equipped with contemporary concepts and skills. Now, with her new educational status, she is respected as a job candidate anywhere, no matter how youngster-oriented the workplace environment is.
How Many Resources Can I Gather?
Simultaneously, she should figure out how many finances she has or can arrange to get trained or educated. How many resources she needs to set up her business initially? And, so on.
Success Is After You!
Once she has gone through all three stages strategically, no one can stop her from being successful as a worker or an entrepreneur. However, without right training and modern skill sets, none should dream to have a career one day.
References Can Save You, Too
Sometimes, women don’t have resources or opportunities to access contemporary education or skill development, they should look for great references to be inducted somewhere as internees or workers, where they can get paid for their on-job experiences.