Leaving your Current Job For A New One

The Test Lead
5 min readMay 22, 2023

Often everyone talks about and focusses on getting your foot in the door with your first job, which is very important. But what about when someone has been at a company for a while and at this point in time wish to pursue another job opportunity?

This article will talk about:

  • Why you may want to change jobs
  • Preparing to start your new job search
  • Applying for jobs

Why you may want to change jobs

  1. Career advancement: Individuals may desire new opportunities for growth, skill development, and upward mobility in their careers. If you feel that your current job doesn’t offer sufficient room for advancement or promotion, seeking a new job can provide fresh challenges and avenues for professional progress.
  2. Higher compensation: Financial considerations can be a driving factor for a job change. If you believe you’re underpaid or if you find an opportunity that offers better salary and benefits, it might be a compelling reason to switch jobs.
  3. Job satisfaction: If you’re unhappy or unfulfilled in your current role, a change of job can be a way to seek greater job satisfaction. This could involve finding work that aligns better with your interests, values, or passion, or pursuing a different…



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