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Career Change At 40 – Everything You Need To Know Before The Big Leap

To Find a new career is a real challenge, especially when everything is different. Life changes, you need to start learning, you need to have a work-life balance. Sometimes, it is difficult but you need to go for it.

Paulo Semeghini and I met 10 years ago when our kids used to go to school together in Brazil. And amazingly, we moved to the United States almost in the same period. Paulo is leaving right now in New Jersey.

He first came to the United States four and a half years ago. His wife is working here, she was transferred from Brazil to the United States. In the beginning, everything was okay. He was feeling happy to be in the United States and everything was new. But suddenly, he felt a little bit lost because he needed to work and at that moment, He realized that he needed to start doing something. And that’s the real challenge.

During today’s conversation, here’s what we’ll cover:

  • Work-life Balance
  • How to change your career at 40s
  • Learning about American Culture
  • How to communicate with new people
  • Relationship building
  • How to manage your fears
  • How to manage to get experience in a new field


Betina Meyer Pflug, our host, is an entrepreneur, a business and life coach, a marketing and CRM specialist with a passion for supporting nonprofit professionals. She has a degree in hotel management, received her MBA from Rotman School in Canada, and has completed three different coaching certifications, including a specialization in facilitating nonprofits, life coaching, and biopsychology to promote positive mental attitudes for mental and physical wellbeing. If you want to know more about her work, visit the website https://wity.tech/nonprofits/ and schedule a quick call if you are interested in having a mentor.

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