You’ll always have a boss, even if you have your own business (in this case, it’s your clients); even if you’re the CEO of your company (in this case, it’s your investors). That’s an unchangeable part of work life.
In minutes 1:43-2:03, Huang explains why “pain shouldn’t be a factor” in your decision to change careers. Check the video below to listen to him.
On the other hand, if you simply can’t find a job in your area anymore, you should definitely consider other industries. Career writer Jennifer Parri explains that, by opening yourself to other possibilities, “you may discover you enjoy a new career field much more than you thought you would, and you’d be surprised how many of your skills are transferable from one field to another.”