The career changers

Want to take a new direction in your working life? Find how some have achieved this

From teaching to coding: the FT on how to make a success in computer programming

The FT finds out how to return to work after a long period away

The FT looks at how to launch a new career after losing a job you love

The FT follows a senior executive's move to a job with more social value

From finance to fashion: the FT examines turning a passion into a career

The FT looks at what to expect when you give up a steady career to go it alone

More from this Series

The FT has followed five people through a period of tough challenges as well as success

Many find the boot-camp courses tough but they can lead to a creative, well-paid job

The former tech company executive gave up a six-figure salary to ‘run his own thing’

As more parents choose to return to work, firms are adapting to meet their needs

Learn how a former forex trader is switching her career

Emma Jacobs meets a trainee costume designer who spent 30 years in finance

Here’s what I learnt from talking to those who have done it

Emma Jacobs follows five people as they switch course in the middle of working life

Emma Jacobs meets a woman coming to terms with losing her job

What is it like to adapt to self employment and working life after redundancy?

In a new series, we follow five people transforming their professional lives