When Julia Abrantes moved from NYC to Atlanta, she assumed she’d have no problem finding another job as a legal secretary with her 30 years experience. To her surprise, she had a hard time landing a job in her new city and ultimately, she had to make an unexpected career switch in her 50s. Julia shares how she eventually became a licensed insurance agent, a new career she was willing to try for six months. Today, Julia helps State Farm clients with their home, auto, and renters insurance needs—in English and Spanish—and truly enjoys it.
Indeed.com: How to Become an Insurance Agent
Idealist.org: The Benefits of Being Bilingual
Fluentu.com: Reap These Benefits of Being Bilingual!
Monster.com: The Value of Spanish in the Workplace
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