10 years ago, studying abroad would be for those who could afford it. The only times that traveling for education was possible was either you had been part of a student exchange program or as an annual experience for the family.
While studying is always a good plan, what course to study takes a lot of proper decision-making. Should you be practical or passionate? Will it last for a week or is it best to do a full thesis?
Reinvention takes guts, and opportunities are as vast as you choose it to be. The best thing about 40 is being able to be a little bit brave without losing too much. Who says abroad is only for the kids? This is the chance to do it for yourself and explore what is out there.
Working on your Australian Qualifications while waiting for the borders to open is the wisest move you can do now. Currently I am working as a marketing executive and e-commerce coordinator in Doha, Qatar.
Cabin fever can happen alongside with COVID-19! With so many restrictions, young people need to adjust. This is especially hard for an extrovert but with the right outlets, the four corners of a room can be a source of adventure.