Change Made Simple PODCASTS

Change Made Simple
Transferable skills translate to a quick career change! with Nicole Dumas
Nicole had 18 years of experience in varying roles at Fidelity Investments, but longed for more community engagement in her work. She knew she wanted to move to the non-profit space, possibly education, but wasn’t sure how.

When Randi mentioned fundraising, it lit a spark for Nicole, who realized her relationship management and strategic thinking skills could be a fit for the development field.

In less than three months, Nicole landed a position as a Major Gifts Officer. Listen and see how she did it.

Nicole’s Key Takeaways
  1. You can’t be afraid to change.
  2. A mentor can help you make the transition.
  3. Understand the “why” of what you do.