I am in the middle of a career change between two completely different roles. I've been at my current office assistant role for 5 years now and am really looking to make a job title change before I get "typecast" by recruiters. I'm also really burned out by my job and would love a change of environment soon to salvage some motivation and drive.
I am aiming to go into software engineering and am in school completing my CS degree. I am also building a project portfolio and have several mentors, but I feel like I'm still too unskilled to interview for engineering positions. Should I stick it out with my current job while I finish my school/training, or try to find something else?
Some people suggested project management but I know that I definitely don't want to go in that direction. Would it be a waste of time to move to PM when my goal is software development?
Thank you for any suggestions/advice!
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I got to interview for a great opportunity (I was laid off in Feb, so have been in the hunt for a while) I think I will get this role bc of my experience and bc the recruiter told me the person hiring saw my resume and called him on Memorial Day to get me in the phone.
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