Rise in career changers
Environment and sustainability roles are becoming the career change of choice, with 42% of professionals who now work in these roles describing themselves as "career changers", according to a survey by IEMA.The data comes from IEMA's practitioner poll, which found that 87% of those who started their career in non-environment or sustainability roles are happy with their choice of career. The proportion of
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